Impignoration
Impignoration Im*pig`no*ra"tion ([i^]m*p[i^]g"n[-o]*r[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [LL. impignoratio: cf. F. impignoration.] The act of pawning or pledging; the state of being pawned. [Obs.] --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • Impignoration — (v. lat.), Verpfändung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Impignoration — Impignoration, lat. deutsch, Verpfändung …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • impignoration — n. act of pledging or pawning, mortgaging …   English contemporary dictionary

  • impignoration — im·pig·no·ra·tion …   English syllables

  • impignoration — /ampignareyshan/ The act of pawning or putting to pledge …   Black's law dictionary

  • impignoration — /ampignareyshan/ The act of pawning or putting to pledge …   Black's law dictionary

  • impignoration — A pledge; a mortgage; pledging or mortgaging property …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • impignoration — noun see impignorate …   Useful english dictionary

  • pawn — I v 1.Informal. hock, put in pawn, Rare. impawn; deposit, put up or give as security, impigno rate, pledge, plight, commit, obligate, bind, mortgage, hypothecate; stake, lay, wager, bet, Poker. ante, Archaic. gage, gamble, speculate; risk,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • impignorate —   v.t. mortgage; pawn;, a. pawned.    ♦ impignoration, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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