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pawnbroking

[ pawn-broh-king ]
/ 藞p蓴n藢bro蕣 k瑟艐 /
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noun
the business of a pawnbroker.
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Origin of pawnbroking

First recorded in 1805鈥15; pawnbrok(er) + -ing1

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