deficiency judgment


noun Law.

a judgment in favor of a creditor who has not satisfied the full amount of a claim against a debtor.

Nearby words

  1. defibrination,
  2. deficience,
  3. deficiency,
  4. deficiency account,
  5. deficiency disease,
  6. deficiency symptom,
  7. deficient,
  8. deficient number,
  9. deficiently,
  10. deficit

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