Sequestrable Se*ques"tra*ble, a. Capable of being sequestered; subject or liable to sequestration. [1913 Webster]

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  • sequestrable — adj. separable, may be segregated; may be seized temporarily pending the outcome of the legal claim (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sequestrable — se·ques·tra·ble …   English syllables

  • sequestrable — trəbəl adjective Etymology: sequester (I) + able archaic : liable to exclusion or seizure …   Useful english dictionary

  • sequester — sequestrable, adj. /si kwes teuhr/, v.t. 1. to remove or withdraw into solitude or retirement; seclude. 2. to remove or separate. 3. Law. to remove (property) temporarily from the possession of the owner; seize and hold, as the property and… …   Universalium

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  • sequestrator — noun One who sequestrates. Syn: segregationist See Also: sequestrable, sequestered, sequestrate, sequestration, sequester …   Wiktionary

  • sequester — verb /sɪˈkwɛs.tə,səˈkwɛs.tə,sɪˈkwɛs.tɚ,səˈkwɛs.tɚ/ a) To separate from all external influence. The jury was sequestered from the press by the judges order. b) To separate in order to store. The coal burning plant was ordered to sequester its CO… …   Wiktionary

  • sequestrate — [ si:kwəstreɪt, si:kwɛs ] verb 1》 take legal possession of (assets) until a debt has been paid or other claims have been met.     ↘legally place (the property of a bankrupt) in the hands of a trustee for division among the creditors.     ↘declare …   English new terms dictionary

  • sequestrate — 1 confiscate, appropriate. 2 Law take temporary possession of (a debtor s estate etc.). 3 Eccl. apply (the income of a benefice) to clearing the incumbent s debts or accumulating a fund for the next incumbent. Derivatives: sequestrable adj …   Useful english dictionary

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