rehypothecate

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Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ hypothecate.

Verb[edit]

rehypothecate ‎(third-person singular simple present rehypothecates, present participle rehypothecating, simple past and past participle rehypothecated)

  1. (finance) To pledge hypothecated client-owned securities in a margin account to secure a bank loan; usually used for mortgages.

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