To make pourparty
Pourparty Pour`par"ty, n.; pl. {Pourparties}. [See {Purparty}.] (Law) A division; a divided share. [1913 Webster]

{To make pourparty}, to divide and apportion lands previously held in common. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Pourparty — Pour par ty, n.; pl. {Pourparties}. [See {Purparty}.] (Law) A division; a divided share. [1913 Webster] {To make pourparty}, to divide and apportion lands previously held in common. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pourparty — /purpartiy/parV. To make pourparty is to divide and sever the lands that fall to parceners, which, before partition, they held jointly and pro indiviso …   Black's law dictionary

  • Pourparties — Pourparty Pour par ty, n.; pl. {Pourparties}. [See {Purparty}.] (Law) A division; a divided share. [1913 Webster] {To make pourparty}, to divide and apportion lands previously held in common. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • purparty — /parpartiy/ That part of an estate which, having been held in common by parceners, is by partition allotted to any of them. To make purparty is to divide and sever the lands which fall to parceners. Formerly pourparty. The word purport is… …   Black's law dictionary

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