Habendum
Habendum Ha*ben"dum (h[.a]*b[e^]n"d[u^]m), n. [L., that must be had.] (Law) That part of a deed which follows the part called the premises, and determines the extent of the interest or estate granted; -- so called because it begins with the word Habendum. --Kent. [1913 Webster]

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  • habendum — ha·ben·dum /hə ben dəm/ n [New Latin, from Latin, to be had, neuter of habendus, future passive participle of habēre to have, to hold (the first word of this part of the deed)]: the part of a deed that limits and defines an estate of ownership… …   Law dictionary

  • HABENDUM — castr. in Vosago vet. ubi nunc Romarici mons Monast. vulgo Romberg, vide Romarici mons. Eius mentio sit in MS. vita S. Arnulphi Mettensis Ep. ad Chlodulphum eius fil. et successorem, ante annos mille composita, ubi prius Arnulphus sepultus erat,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • habendum — noun The part of a deed that formally defines the extent of ownership or tenancy granted …   Wiktionary

  • habendum — ha·ben·dum …   English syllables

  • habendum — /həˈbɛndəm/ (say huh benduhm) noun that part of a deed of conveyance which sets out the nature of the estate granted. {New Latin: literally, that which is to be had} …   Australian English dictionary

  • habendum — həˈbendəm noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, to be had, neuter of habendus, gerundive of habēre to have, to hold (the first word of this part of the deed) : the part of a deed that formerly limited and defined an estate and the extent of …   Useful english dictionary

  • habendum clause — n. In real estate, the language in a deed setting forth the interest being granted and any limitations upon it. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000. habendum clause …   Law dictionary

  • Habendum Clause — A section in a real estate contract that transfers ownership of a property with no restrictions. The new owner has absolute ownership of the property and has the right to sell it, bequeath it to an heir, and so on. Because the clause begins with… …   Investment dictionary

  • habendum clause — /habendam kloz/ Portion of deed beginning with the words To have and to hold . Bannin v. Peck, 266 App.Div. 209, 41 N.Y.S.2d 668, 670. The clause usually following the granting part of the premises of a deed, which defines the extent of the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • habendum clause — /habendam kloz/ Portion of deed beginning with the words To have and to hold . Bannin v. Peck, 266 App.Div. 209, 41 N.Y.S.2d 668, 670. The clause usually following the granting part of the premises of a deed, which defines the extent of the… …   Black's law dictionary

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