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1. The act of foreclosing, especially a legal proceeding by which a mortgage is foreclosed.
2. A property that has undergone foreclosure: decided to purchase a foreclosure.
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fore•clo•sure(fɔrˈkloʊ ʒər, foʊr-)
the act of foreclosing a mortgage or sometimes a pledge.
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the process by which mortgaged property enters into the possession of the mortgagee without right of redemption by the mortgagor, usually for reason of delinquency in mortgage payments.See also: Property and Ownership
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|Noun||1.||foreclosure - the legal proceedings initiated by a creditor to repossess the collateral for loan that is in default|
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
foreclosure[fɔːrˈkləʊʒər] n → saisie f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Zwangsvollstreckung f → (on bei)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
foreclosure[fɔːˈkləʊʒəʳ] n → pignoramento
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995