Escheatage
Escheatage Es*cheat"age (?; 48), n. The right of succeeding to an escheat. --Sherwood. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • escheatage — /es chee tij/, n. the right of succeeding to an escheat. [1605 15; ESCHEAT + AGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • escheatage — /əsˈtʃitɪdʒ/ (say uhs cheetij) noun the right of succeeding to an escheat …   Australian English dictionary

  • escheatage — /es chee tij/, n. the right of succeeding to an escheat. [1605 15; ESCHEAT + AGE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • escheat —   n. reversion of land to feudal lord, crown or state, due to failure of heirs; v.i. &   t. to revert or cause to revert.    ♦ escheatage, n. right to receive by escheat …   Dictionary of difficult words

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