Undertenancy
Undertenancy Un"der*ten`an*cy, n. Tenancy or tenure under a tenant or lessee; the tenure of an undertenant. [1913 Webster]

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  • undertenancy — n. subtenancy, subleasing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • undertenancy — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: under (III) + tenancy : a tenancy held from a tenant * * * unˈdertenˈancy (↑tenancy) n(3) • • • Main Entry: ↑under …   Useful english dictionary

  • undertenant — undertenancy, n. /un deuhr ten euhnt/, n. a subtenant. [1540 50; UNDER + TENANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • Subinfeudation — Sub*in feu*da tion, n. (Law) (a) The granting of lands by inferior lords to their dependents, to be held by themselves by feudal tenure. Craig. (b) Subordinate tenancy; undertenancy. [1913 Webster] The widow is immediate tenant to the heir, by a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • undertenant — n. a subtenant. Derivatives: undertenancy n. (pl. ies). * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: under (III) + tenant : the tenant of a tenant : one who holds lands or tenements by an underlease * * * undertenancy, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • claim — Synonyms and related words: absolute interest, acquire, adduce, advance, adverse possession, affidavit, affirm, affirmation, allegation, allege, alodium, application, appurtenance, argue, ask, ask for, assert, assertion, authority, avow, be… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • colony — Synonyms and related words: adverse possession, ally, alodium, archduchy, archdukedom, army, ashram, body, body politic, buffer state, bunch, burgage, captive nation, caste, chieftaincy, chieftainry, city state, claim, clan, class, commonweal,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fee position — Synonyms and related words: adverse possession, alodium, burgage, claim, colony, de facto, de jure, dependency, derivative title, fee fief, fee simple, fee simple absolute, fee simple conditional, fee simple defeasible, fee simple determinable,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fee simple — Synonyms and related words: adverse possession, alodium, burgage, claim, colony, copyhold, de facto, de jure, dependency, derivative title, equitable estate, estate at sufferance, estate for life, estate for years, estate in expectancy, estate in …   Moby Thesaurus

  • feud — Synonyms and related words: acrimony, adverse possession, alodium, altercate, altercation, animosity, animus, antagonism, argument, avengement, bad blood, battle, bicker, bickering, bitter feeling, bitterness, blood feud, box, brawl, broil,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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