Glossary of Terms



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A
ABSTRACT
An abbreviation of the cardinal aspects of all recorded deeds, mortgages, leases and other instruments affecting the title to a particular piece of land.
J
JUNIOR MORTGAGE
A mortgage lower in lien priority than a first mortgage.