Cessor
Cessor Ces"sor, n. [From {Cess}, v. t.] An assessor. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Cessor — Ces sor, n. [From {Cess}, v. i. Cf. {Cesser}.] (Law) One who neglects, for two years, to perform the service by which he holds lands, so that he incurs the danger of the writ of cessavit. See {Cessavit}. Cowell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cessor — In English law, a cessor was one dilatory, negligent, and delinquent in his duty or service, and who thereby incurred the danger of the law, and was liable to have the writ of cessavit brought against him. Where it was said the tenant cesseth ,… …   Wikipedia

  • cessor — noun In English law, one who is dilatory, negligent, and delinquent in his duty or service, and who thereby incurred the danger of the law, and was liable to have the writ of …   Wiktionary

  • cessor — /sesar/ One who ceases or neglects so long to perform a duty that he thereby incurs the danger of the law …   Black's law dictionary

  • cessor — /sesar/ One who ceases or neglects so long to perform a duty that he thereby incurs the danger of the law …   Black's law dictionary

  • cessor — A tenant who by neglect to pay rent was liable to a writ of cessavit …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • cessor — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Assessor — As*sess or, n. [L., one who sits beside, the assistant of a judge, fr. assid?re. See {Assession}. LL., one who arranges of determines the taxes, fr. assid?re. See {Assess}, v., and cf. {Cessor}.] 1. One appointed or elected to assist a judge or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Physionotrace — Gilles Louis Chretien, Porträt (Physionotrace) des Philosophen Louis Claude de Saint Martin, um 1800 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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