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leasing

verb
present participle of lease

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1 to give the possession and use of (something) in return for periodic payment
  • the landlord was willing to lease the apartment for less than we had expected

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2 to take or get the temporary use of (something) for a set sum
  • I couldn't afford to buy a car outright, so I decided to lease one instead

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The first known use of leasing was before the 12th century

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“Leasing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/leasing. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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