COLLATERAL MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Collateral Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Coming from, being on, or directed toward, the side; as, collateral pressure.
  2. (a.) Related to, but not strictly a part of, the main thing or matter under consideration; hence, subordinate; not chief or principal; as, collateral interest; collateral issues.
  3. (a.) Descending from the same stock or ancestor, but not in the same line or branch or one from the other; -- opposed to lineal.
  4. (n.) Collateral security; that which is pledged or deposited as collateral security.
  5. (n.) A collateral relative.
  6. (a.) Acting in an indirect way.
  7. (a.) Tending toward the same conclusion or result as something else; additional; as, collateral evidence.


Synonyms:
Confirmative, Confirmatory, Confirming, Corroborative, Corroboratory, Indirect, Substantiating, Verifying,

• Collateralness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The state of being collateral.


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