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verb (used with object)
to possess again; regain possession of, especially for nonpayment of money due.
to put again in possession of something:
to repossess the Bourbons of their throne.
verb (transitive)
to take back possession of (property), esp for nonpayment of money due under a hire-purchase agreement
to restore ownership of (something) to someone


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