Demisable
Demisable De*mis"a*ble, a. [From {Demise}.] (Law) Capable of being leased; as, a demisable estate. [1913 Webster]

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  • demisable — See demise. * * * …   Universalium

  • Demisable — Capable of being demised …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • demisable — demīˈsable adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑demise …   Useful english dictionary

  • Demisability — De*mis a*bil i*ty, n. (Law) The state of being demisable. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • demise — demisability, n. demisable, adj. /di muyz /, n., v., demised, demising. n. 1. death or decease. 2. termination of existence or operation: the demise of the empire. 3. Law. a. a death or decease occasioning the transfer of an estate. b. a… …   Universalium

  • demise — /dəˈmaɪz / (say duh muyz) noun 1. death or decease. 2. Law a. a death or decease occasioning the transfer of an estate. b. a conveyance or transfer of an estate. 3. Government transfer of sovereignty, as by the death or deposition of the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • lease for years — A contract between lessor and lessee by which the lessor contracts to grant the possession and enjoyment of land, or hereditaments of a demisable nature, for a period of years certain, and the lessee usually agrees to render to the lessor a rent… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • tenancy for years — An interest arising from a lease, contract, or agreement for the possession of lands or tenements for a definite period of time. A tenancy under a lease whereby the landlord contracts to grant the possession and enjoyment of land, or… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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