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hypothecary

[ hahy-poth-i-ker-ee, hi- ]
/ haɪˈpɒθ ɪˌkɛr i, hɪ- /
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adjective
of or relating to a hypothec.
created or secured by a hypothec.
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Origin of hypothecary

First recorded in 1650–60; hypothec + -ary
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