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pawn shop
used in The Hidden Oracle

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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)
  • About fifty feet away, the only exit opened onto a street with grimy storefronts for a bail bondsman's office and a pawnshop.
    p. 5.7

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