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pawn shop
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
a shop that offers loans to individuals who use their personal property as collateral (collateral means the property is sold by the lender if the loan isn't repaid)
  • The light came from the window of a pawnshop.
    4.16 — Part 4 Chapter 16 (44% in)
  • He thought, the most indecent sight on earth, a pawnshop window.
    4.16 — Part 4 Chapter 16 (45% in)

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