Security-interest Definition

noun
An interest in property created by the operation of law or by agreement to repay a loan; a lien on personal property created by an agreement.
Webster's New World Law
A claim on assets or funds taken by a creditor to insure that a loan or debt will be repaid. The security interest may be a portion of a property or asset for which a loan was issued. If the borrower defaults, the pledged security interest is the property of the buyer.
Webster's New World Finance

Other Word Forms of Security-interest

Noun

Singular:
security-interest
Plural:
security-interests

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