a loan made to cover the period between two transactions, such as the buying of another house before the sale of the first is completed
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Loan, Lend, Loaned, and LentThe words loan and loaned are the present and past tenses of to loan. Lend and lent are the present and past tenses of to lend. As verbs, loan and lend are often used interchangeably. For example, “A bank loans people money to buy a home. It also lends borrowers money to buy a car.” Loan and lend also have identical meanings when they’re used …
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