Definition of Escheat

Escheat n. means: Lands which fall to the lord or the State by escheat.

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Escheat n. means: Lands which fall to the lord or the State by escheat.

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat (n.) means: Lands which fall to the lord or the State by escheat.

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Escheat (n.): Lands which fall to the lord or the State by escheat.

Escheating (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Escheat

Excheat (n.): See Escheat.

Esheated (imp. & p. p.): of Escheat

Escheat (v. t.): To forfeit.

Escheatage (n.): The right of succeeding to an escheat.

Escheatable (a.): Liable to escheat.

Escheat (n.): That which falls to one; a reversion or return

Caducary (a.): Relating to escheat, forfeiture, or confiscation.

Obreption (n.): The obtaining gifts of escheat by fraud or surprise.

Escheat (n.): A writ, now abolished, to recover escheats from the person in possession.

Escheat (v. i.): To revert, or become forfeited, to the lord, the crown, or the State, as lands by the failure of persons entitled to hold the same, or by forfeiture.

Escheat (n.): The reverting of real property to the State, as original and ultimate proprietor, by reason of a failure of persons legally entitled to hold the same.

Escheat (n.): The falling back or reversion of lands, by some casualty or accident, to the lord of the fee, in consequence of the extinction of the blood of the tenant, which may happen by his dying without heirs, and formerly might happen by corruption of blood, that is, by reason of a felony or attainder.

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Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: Lands which fall to the lord or the State by escheat.

Meaning of Escheating

Escheating means: of Escheat

Meaning of Excheat

Excheat means: See Escheat.

Meaning of Esheated

Esheated means: of Escheat

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: To forfeit.

Meaning of Escheatage

Escheatage means: The right of succeeding to an escheat.

Meaning of Escheatable

Escheatable means: Liable to escheat.

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: That which falls to one; a reversion or return

Meaning of Caducary

Caducary means: Relating to escheat, forfeiture, or confiscation.

Meaning of Obreption

Obreption means: The obtaining gifts of escheat by fraud or surprise.

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: A writ, now abolished, to recover escheats from the person in possession.

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: To revert, or become forfeited, to the lord, the crown, or the State, as lands by the failure of persons entitled to hold the same, or by forfeiture.

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: The reverting of real property to the State, as original and ultimate proprietor, by reason of a failure of persons legally entitled to hold the same.

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: The falling back or reversion of lands, by some casualty or accident, to the lord of the fee, in consequence of the extinction of the blood of the tenant, which may happen by his dying without heirs, and formerly might happen by corruption of blood, that is, by reason of a felony or attainder.

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