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loansharking

or loan-sharking

[lohn-shahr-king] /ˈloʊnˌʃɑr kɪŋ/
noun
1.
the practice of lending money at excessive rates of interest.
Origin of loansharking
1965-1970
1965-70, Americanism; loan shark + -ing1
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