Man's+estate

  • 1 man's estate — The state of manhood • • • Main Entry: ↑estate …

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  • 2 Estate — Es*tate ([e^]s*t[=a]t ), n. [OF. estat, F. [ e]tat, L. status, fr. stare to stand. See {Stand}, and cf. {State}.] 1. Settled condition or form of existence; state; condition or circumstances of life or of any person; situation. When I came to man …

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  • 3 Estate of Martin Luther King, Jr., Inc. v. CBS, Inc. — Estate of Martin Luther King, Jr., Inc. v. CBS, Inc. (194 F.3d 1211 (11th Cir. 1999)) is a United States court case that involved a longstanding dispute about the public domain copyright status of Martin Luther King, Jr. s famous speech, known by …

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  • 4 estate — [ə stāt′, istāt′] n. [ME & OFr estat, STATE] 1. a) state or condition [to restore the theater to its former estate] b) a condition or stage of life [to come to man s estate] c) status or rank 2 …

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  • 5 estate — n. 1 a property consisting of an extensive area of land usu. with a large house. 2 Brit. a modern residential or industrial area with integrated design or purpose. 3 all of a person s assets and liabilities, esp. at death. 4 a property where… …

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  • 6 estate — /i stayt /, n., v., estated, estating. n. 1. a piece of landed property, esp. one of large extent with an elaborate house on it: to have an estate in the country. 2. Law. a. property or possessions. b. the legal position or status of an owner,… …

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  • 7 Man Ray — For other uses, see Man Ray (disambiguation). Man Ray Man Ray, photographed at Gaite Montparnasse exhibition in Paris by Carl Van Vechten on June 16, 1934 Birth name Emmanuel Radnitzky …

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  • 8 estate — [13] Essentially, estate and state are the same word, and originally their meanings were very close (the now archaic ‘reach man’s estate’, for instance, signifies ‘reach the state of manhood’). From the 15th century, however, they began to… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 9 estate — In the pristine technical sense, the degree, quantity, nature, and extent of interest which a person has in real property. 28 Am J2d Est § 1. Otherwise, a word of several meanings, neither of which imports a legal entity: the property left by a… …

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  • 10 estate — [13] Essentially, estate and state are the same word, and originally their meanings were very close (the now archaic ‘reach man’s estate’, for instance, signifies ‘reach the state of manhood’). From the 15th century, however, they began to… …

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  • 11 man|or — «MAN uhr», noun. 1. (in the Middle Ages) a large estate, part of which was set aside for the lord and the rest divided among his peasants, who paid the owner rent in goods, services, or money. If the lord sold his manor, the peasants or serfs… …

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  • 12 Man Wah Sun Chuen — (Chinese: 文華新村) is a private housing estate at the junction of Jordan Road and Ferry Street, in Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong, near the former Jordan Road Ferry Pier (now MTR Austin Station). Formerly the site of t …

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  • 13 MAN — SE Rechtsform Societas Europaea ISIN DE0005937007 Gründung 1758 …

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  • 14 Man on the Moon (musical) — Man On The Moon Original Ad Illustrated by Andy Warhol Music John Phillips Lyrics John Phillips Book …

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  • 15 Man in the Sky — Directed by Charles Crichton Produced by Michael Balcon Written by John Eldridge (screenplay) William Rose (story and screenplay) …

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  • 16 estate — The degree, quantity, nature, and extent of interest which a person has in real and personal property. An estate in lands, tenements, and hereditaments signifies such interest as the tenant has therein. 2 Bl.Comm. 103. The condition or… …

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  • 17 estate — The degree, quantity, nature, and extent of interest which a person has in real and personal property. An estate in lands, tenements, and hereditaments signifies such interest as the tenant has therein. 2 Bl.Comm. 103. The condition or… …

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  • 18 Man in the Iron Mask — This article is about an aspect of French history. For other uses, see Man in the Iron Mask (disambiguation). L Homme au Masque de Fer (The Man in the Iron Mask). Anonymous print (etching and mezzotint, hand colored) from 1789. According to the… …

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  • 19 estate — 01. When my grandmother died, she left her entire [estate] to charity. 02. In accordance with your late father s wishes, we have divided his [estate] equally amongst his grandchildren. 03. The multi millionaire left his entire [estate] to a… …

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  • 20 estate at will — This estate entitles the grantee or lessee to the possession of land during the pleasure of both the grantor and himself, yet it creates no sure or durable right, and is bounded by no definite limits as to duration. It must be at the reciprocal… …

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