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mortgage
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
a real estate loan; or to offer real estate as collateral for a loan

(collateral is something that has to be given to the lender if the loan isn't paid as agreed)
  • Two-thirds of my income goes in paying the interest of mortgages.
    Chapter 21 (58% in)
mortgages = real estate loans
There are no more uses of "mortgage" in Jane Eyre.

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