Discommon
Discommon Dis*com"mon, v. t. 1. To deprive of the right of common. [R.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

2. To deprive of privileges. [R.] --T. Warton. [1913 Webster]

3. (Law) To deprive of commonable quality, as lands, by inclosing or appropriating. --Burrill. [1913 Webster]


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  • discommon — /dis kom euhn/, v.t. 1. (at Oxford and Cambridge) to prohibit (tradespeople or townspeople who have violated the regulations of the university) from dealing with the undergraduates. 2. Law. to deprive of the character of a common, as by enclosing …   Universalium

  • discommon — dis·common …   English syllables

  • discommon — /diskoman/ To deprive commonable lands of their commonable quality, by inclosing and appropriating or improving them …   Black's law dictionary

  • discommon — /diskoman/ To deprive commonable lands of their commonable quality, by inclosing and appropriating or improving them …   Black's law dictionary

  • discommon — To deprive of a right of common; to change common property into private property …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • discommon — də̇s, (ˈ)dis+ transitive verb Etymology: Middle English discomenen, from dis (I) + comen, commun common (n.) more at common 1. obsolete : to exclude or banish from a community of interest; …   Useful english dictionary

  • appropriare et includere communiam — To appropriate and enclose a common; to discommon …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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