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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The neglect or omission of a legal requirement. Also: the failure to pay financial debts.

Usage examples (34)
  • Did the customer default on the mortgage?
  • He lost the game by default
  • Telnet to enter this command, the default is the Telnet host IP address.
  • Fitch modeled a term default with a substantial loss in its base case scenario. for more
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