Definition of Tenure

Tenure n. means: The act or right of holding, as property, especially real estate.

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Tenure n. means: The act or right of holding, as property, especially real estate.

Meaning of Tenure

Tenure (n.) means: The act or right of holding, as property, especially real estate.

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Tenure (n.): Manner of holding, in general; as, in absolute governments, men hold their rights by a precarious tenure.

Undertenancy (n.): Tenancy or tenure under a tenant or lessee; the tenure of an undertenant.

Frankalmoigne (a.): A tenure by which a religious corporation holds lands given to them and their successors forever, usually on condition of praying for the soul of the donor and his heirs; -- called also tenure by free alms.

Copyhold (n.): A tenure of estate by copy of court roll; or a tenure for which the tenant has nothing to show, except the rolls made by the steward of the lord's court.

Lease (v. t.): Any tenure by grant or permission; the time for which such a tenure holds good; allotted time.

Socage (n.): A tenure of lands and tenements by a certain or determinate service; a tenure distinct from chivalry or knight's service, in which the obligations were uncertain. The service must be certain, in order to be denominated socage, as to hold by fealty and twenty shillings rent.

Fee (n.): property; possession; tenure.

Socmanry (n.): Tenure by socage.

Allodially (adv.): By allodial tenure.

Copy (n.): Copyhold; tenure; lease.

Drengage (n.): The tenure by which a drench held land.

Holding (n.): A tenure; a farm or other estate held of another.

Fedaliza/tion (n.): The act of reducing to feudal tenure.

Tenure (n.): The act or right of holding, as property, especially real estate.

Feudary (a.): Held by, or pertaining to, feudal tenure.

Feudalize (v. t.): To reduce toa feudal tenure; to conform to feudalism.

Feudtory (a.): Held from another on some conditional tenure; as, a feudatory title.

Tenure (n.): The manner of holding lands and tenements of a superior.

Bordage (n.): The base or servile tenure by which a bordar held his cottage.

Farm (a. & n.): The term or tenure of a lease of land for cultivation; a leasehold.

Frank-fee (n.): A species of tenure in fee simple, being the opposite of ancient demesne, or copyhold.

Bondage (a.): Villenage; tenure of land on condition of doing the meanest services for the owner.

Sergeanty (n.): Tenure of lands of the crown by an honorary kind of service not due to any lord, but to the king only.

Survey (v. t.): To examine and ascertain, as the boundaries and royalties of a manor, the tenure of the tenants, and the rent and value of the same.

Subinfeudation (n.): The granting of lands by inferior lords to their dependents, to be held by themselves by feudal tenure.

Blanch holding (): A mode of tenure by the payment of a small duty in white rent (silver) or otherwise.

Tanistry (n.): In Ireland, a tenure of family lands by which the proprietor had only a life estate, to which he was admitted by election.

Cornage (n.): Anancient tenure of land, which obliged the tenant to give notice of an invasion by blowing a horn.

Villanage (n.): The state of a villain, or serf; base servitude; tenure on condition of doing the meanest services for the lord.

Fee (n.): An estate of inheritance belonging to the owner, and transmissible to his heirs, absolutely and simply, without condition attached to the tenure.

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Meaning of BOOMER

BOOMER means: Drifter who went from one railroad job to another, staying but a short time on each job or each road. This term dates back to pioneer days when men followed boom camps. The opposite is home guard. Boomers should not be confused with tramps, although they occasionally became tramps. Boomers were railroad workers often in big demand because of their wide experience, sometimes blackballed because their tenure of stay was uncertain. Their common practice was to follow the "rushes"-that is, to apply for seasonal jobs when and where they were most needed, when the movement of strawberry crops, watermelons, grain, etc., was making the railroads temporarily short-handed. There are virtually no boomers in North America today. When men are needed for seasonal jobs they are called from the extra board

Meaning of Tenure

Tenure means: Manner of holding, in general; as, in absolute governments, men hold their rights by a precarious tenure.

Meaning of Undertenancy

Undertenancy means: Tenancy or tenure under a tenant or lessee; the tenure of an undertenant.

Meaning of Frankalmoigne

Frankalmoigne means: A tenure by which a religious corporation holds lands given to them and their successors forever, usually on condition of praying for the soul of the donor and his heirs; -- called also tenure by free alms.

Meaning of Copyhold

Copyhold means: A tenure of estate by copy of court roll; or a tenure for which the tenant has nothing to show, except the rolls made by the steward of the lord's court.

Meaning of Lease

Lease means: Any tenure by grant or permission; the time for which such a tenure holds good; allotted time.

Meaning of Socage

Socage means: A tenure of lands and tenements by a certain or determinate service; a tenure distinct from chivalry or knight's service, in which the obligations were uncertain. The service must be certain, in order to be denominated socage, as to hold by fealty and twenty shillings rent.

Meaning of Fee

Fee means: property; possession; tenure.

Meaning of Socmanry

Socmanry means: Tenure by socage.

Meaning of Allodially

Allodially means: By allodial tenure.

Meaning of Copy

Copy means: Copyhold; tenure; lease.

Meaning of Drengage

Drengage means: The tenure by which a drench held land.

Meaning of Holding

Holding means: A tenure; a farm or other estate held of another.

Meaning of Fedaliza/tion

Fedaliza/tion means: The act of reducing to feudal tenure.

Meaning of Tenure

Tenure means: The act or right of holding, as property, especially real estate.

Meaning of Feudary

Feudary means: Held by, or pertaining to, feudal tenure.

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Meaning of Attend

Attend means: To accompany or be present or near at hand, in pursuance of duty; to be ready for service; to wait or be in waiting; -- often followed by on or upon.

Meaning of Doublet

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Meaning of Due

Due means: That which is owed; debt; that which one contracts to pay, or do, to or for another; that which belongs or may be claimed as a right; whatever custom, law, or morality requires to be done; a fee; a toll.

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Saccular means: Like a sac; sacciform.

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