subtenancy
noun Date: circa 1861 the state of being a subtenant

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  • subtenancy — sub·ten·an·cy /ˌsəb te nən sē/ n 1: the quality or state of being a subtenant 2: the interest in property that one holds as a subtenant Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • subtenancy — See subtenant. * * * …   Universalium

  • subtenancy — noun The state of being a subtenant, of having sublet …   Wiktionary

  • subtenancy — n. act of renting a house or land from a tenant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subtenancy — sub·tenancy …   English syllables

  • subtenancy — /sʌb tenənsi/ noun an agreement to sublet a property …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • subtenancy — “+ noun : the quality or state of being a subtenant …   Useful english dictionary

  • subtenant — subtenancy, n. /sub ten euhnt/, n. a person who rents land, a house, or the like, from a tenant. [1400 50; late ME. See SUB , TENANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • landlord and tenant — Parties to the leasing of real estate, whose relationship is bound by contract. The landlord, or lessor, is the owner; the tenant, or lessee, supplies payment in order to enjoy possession and use of the property for a specified period. Important… …   Universalium

  • subtenant — sub|ten|ant [ˌsʌbˈtenənt] n someone who pays rent for an apartment, office etc to the person who is renting it from the owner >subtenancy n [U and C] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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