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fore·clo·sure

 (fôr-klō′zhər)
n.
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-)

n.
the act of foreclosing a mortgage or sometimes a pledge.
[1720–30]
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foreclosure

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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foreclosure - the legal proceedings initiated by a creditor to repossess the collateral for loan that is in default
legal proceeding, proceeding, proceedings - (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked
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Translations

foreclosure

[fɔːˈkləʊʒəʳ] Napertura f de un juicio hipotecario
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] nsaisie f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

foreclosure

nZwangsvollstreckung 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] npignoramento
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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24.6% of the homes in this area are distressed listings, which means that the Las Vegas home sale is either a short sale or a forclosure.
Simon Development Group aquired 166 West 75th Street, an 81,000 s/f, 200 unit building with ground floor retail on West 75th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues out of forclosure through a sale arranged by HFF.
More than 23,000 Oregonians who lost their homes to forclosure may each be eligible for payments of $840 or more under a national mortgage foreclosure settlement, state Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum announced Monday.