abutter
noun Date: 1673 one that abuts; specifically the owner of a contiguous property

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • abutter — abut·ter /ə bə tər/ n: one that abuts; specif: the owner of an abutting property the abutter s on a street Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Abutter — A*but ter, n. One who, or that which, abuts. Specifically, the owner of a contiguous estate; as, the abutters on a street or a river. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abutter — ☆ abutter [ə but′ər ] n. the owner of abutting land …   English World dictionary

  • Abutter — An abutter is a person (or entity) whose property is adjacent to the property of another. In land use regulations, concerns of an abutter may be given special attention, being the one most likely to suffer specific harm from a hasty, uninformed… …   Wikipedia

  • abutter — /euh but euhr/, n. a person who owns adjacent land. [1665 75, Amer.; ABUT + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • abutter — noun /əˈbʌttə/ One who, or that which, abuts. Specifically, the owner of a contiguous estate; as, the abutters on a street or a river …   Wiktionary

  • abutter — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. neighbor …   English dictionary for students

  • abutter — a but·ter || tÉ™ n. owner of a neighboring property …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abutter — noun chiefly US the owner of an adjoining property …   English new terms dictionary

  • abutter — abut·ter …   English syllables

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