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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REPOSSESSION

As the French had supposed they could reconquer, so the English looked forward to repossession.

With repossession of the Pearl, good fortune came once more to the Illingworths.

For a time I did not reflect that to hold it thus in my hand was not sufficient to entitle me to repossession.

His life had been so long empty that it was enough to dwell on the great happiness of his repossession.

WORD ORIGIN

1580s, from re- + possession.

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