17:00 Dec 11, 2006
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Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Insurance
Swedish term or phrase: Gravation
Used in the context of pledgeholder approval.
Markus Nystrom
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Peter Linton
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Ref 1: "2)
BRUK: jur.

BETYDELSE: till GRAVERA v.2, 2, i fråga om egendom som kan intecknas (i sht fast egendom, äv. fartyg): inteckning.

* Icke må lån gifvas på något som ej är .. fritt för all Gravation. ReglBrandFörsCont. 1746, s. C 1 b. FLIESBERG Handel. 72 (1891)"

Ref 2: " mortgage [mɔːgidʒ]
gravitation, hypotek, inteckning"

Bjørnar Magnussen
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More context would help. it could also simply mean that we could charge", a rather broader term than mortgage.

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