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: to regain possession of
: to take possession of again by judicial process or self-help upon default of the payment of installments due compare foreclose, seize
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.