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arrearage

noun ar·rear·age \-ij\

Definition of ARREARAGE

1
:  the condition of being in arrears
2
:  something that is in arrears; especially :  something unpaid and overdue

Examples of ARREARAGE

  1. <the new buyer must pay the arrearage on the home before moving in>

First Known Use of ARREARAGE

14th century

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