Repossess

Re`pos*sess"

(r`pz*zs" or r`ps*ss"), v. t. 1. To possess again; as, to repossess the land. Pope.
[1913 Webster]

2. Specifically: To take possession of, for failure of the possessor to make payments owed for purchase of; -- used of real estate subject to mortgage payments and of other objects purchased on a time-payment plan, which may be taken back (repossessed) by the original vendor if the payments are not made on time.
[PJC]

To repossess one's self of (something), to acquire again (something lost).
[1913 Webster]

 

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