closing costs


plural noun Personal Finance.

fees charged to a purchaser by a bank, lawyer, etc. for services related to a sale, as title search, appraisal, etc.
any expenses over the purchase price of a house, land, etc., that is paid by the purchaser or seller at the completion of the sale.

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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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