rent seck

[ sek ]
/ sɛk /

noun, plural rents seck.

a right to rent in which the renter does not have the usual power of collection by seizure of the tenant's goods.

Origin of rent seck

1425–75; late Middle English < Anglo-French rente seque literally, dry rent
Also called dry rent.
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