Eloignment
Eloignment E*loign"ment, n. [F. ['e]loignement.] Removal to a distance; withdrawal. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • eloignment — n. removal, sending away …   English contemporary dictionary

  • eloignment — /aloynmant/ The getting a thing or person out of the way; or removing it to a distance, so as to be out of reach …   Black's law dictionary

  • eloignment — /aloynmant/ The getting a thing or person out of the way; or removing it to a distance, so as to be out of reach …   Black's law dictionary

  • eloignment — See eloign …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • eloignment — eloinˈment or eloignˈment noun • • • Main Entry: ↑eloin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eloinment — E*loin ment, n. See {Eloignment}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • capias in withernam — A writ which issued against the goods or beasts of a distrainor who had eloigned unlawfully removed out of the county, or concealed the goods or beasts which he had distrained. Thus, there was a distress against a distress by way of reprisal for… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • eloinment — Same as eloignment …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • eloign — or eloin [ē loin′, iloin′; ] also, esp.for n. [, ē′loin΄] vt. [ME eloinen < OFr esloignier < es (L ex ) + L longe, far (adv.): see LONG1] 1. Archaic to seclude (oneself) 2. a) to carry away (property) …   English World dictionary

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