Abuttal
Abuttal A*but"tal, n. The butting or boundary of land, particularly at the end; a headland. --Spelman. [1913 Webster]

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  • abuttal — abut·tal /ə bət əl/ n: a boundary of land with respect to other contiguous lands or roads by which it is bounded Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. abuttal …   Law dictionary

  • abuttal — /euh but l/, n. 1. abuttals, a. those parts of one piece of land that abut on adjacent lands; boundaries. b. Also, buttals. Law. the boundary lines of a piece of land in relation to adjacent lands. 2. the act or state of abutting. [1620 30; ABUT… …   Universalium

  • abuttal — noun The butting or boundary of land, particularly at the end; a headland Spelman …   Wiktionary

  • abuttal — É™bÊŒtl n. border, boundary, parts of a plot of land which touch an adjoining plot of land …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abuttal — n. 1. Adjacency, contiguity, nearness, juxtaposition, being next, boundary, terminus, limit, termination. 2. Terminal land, adjacent ground, contiguous estate, next holding, adjoining property …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • abuttal — n 1. border, boundary, bound, confine; bourn, terminus, termination, limit; edge, fringe, skirt, verge; abuttals, boundaries, bounds, limits, confines, pale, perimeter. 2. adjacency, juxtaposition, contiguity, contiguousness; union, conjunction,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • abuttal — a•but•tal [[t]əˈbʌt l[/t]] n. 1) abuttals bus law those parts of a piece of land that abut on adjacent lands 2) the act or state of abutting • Etymology: 1620–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • abuttal — The part of a tract of land which abuts; a boundary line …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • abuttal — /euh but l/, n. 1. abuttals, a. those parts of one piece of land that abut on adjacent lands; boundaries. b. Also, buttals. Law. the boundary lines of a piece of land in relation to adjacent lands. 2. the act or state of abutting. [1620 30; ABUT… …   Useful english dictionary

  • A butt's length — Butt Butt, But But, n. [F. but butt, aim (cf. butte knoll), or bout, OF. bot, end, extremity, fr. boter, buter, to push, butt, strike, F. bouter; of German origin; cf. OHG. b[=o]zan, akin to E. beat. See {Beat}, v. t.] 1. A limit; a bound; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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