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suretyship

[shoo r-i-tee-ship, shoo r-tee-, shur-i-tee-, shur-tee-]
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noun Law.
  1. the relationship between the surety, the principal debtor, and the creditor.

Origin of suretyship

First recorded in 1525–35; surety + -ship
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