Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms - Bankruptcy Terms You Need to Know
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If you are considering bankruptcy or are in a bankruptcy now, the terms used can be very difficult to understand. This glossary gives the definitions of many common bankruptcy terms, to help you better understand bankruptcy and how it works.