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mechanic's lien


Definitions of mechanic's lien

  • a security interest in real property owned by workers who have worked on or supplied materials to the property to ensure payment for the work

    "The contractor filed a mechanic's lien 3 months after the work was completed because he had not received payment for his work."

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