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Oker vs. Usury

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Okernoun

Interest on money; usury; increase.

Usurynoun

(countable) An exorbitant rate of interest, in excess of any legal rates or at least immorally.

Okerverb

To increase (in price); add to.

Usurynoun

(uncountable) The practice of lending money at such rates.

Okernoun

See Ocher.

Usurynoun

The practice of lending money at interest.

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Oker

The Oker is a river in Lower Saxony, Germany, that has historically formed an important political boundary. It is a left tributary of the River Aller, 128 kilometres (80 mi) in length and runs in a generally northerly direction.

Usurynoun

Profit.

Usury

Usury () is the practice of making unethical or immoral monetary loans that unfairly enrich the lender. The term may be used in a moral sense—condemning, taking advantage of others' misfortunes—or in a legal sense, where an interest rate is charged in excess of the maximum rate that is allowed by law.

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