disseizes

v. wrongfully seize property by force, dispossess

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • disseisor — Disseizor Dis*sei zor, n. (Law) One who wrongfully disseizes, or puts another out of possession of a freehold. [Written also {disseisor}.] Blackstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disseizor — Dis*sei zor, n. (Law) One who wrongfully disseizes, or puts another out of possession of a freehold. [Written also {disseisor}.] Blackstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disseizoress — Dis*sei zor*ess, n. (Law) A woman disseizes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Post-disseizor — Post dis*sei zor, n. [Pref. post + disseizor.] (O. Eng. Law) A person who disseizes another of lands which the disseizee had before recovered of the same disseizor. Blackstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disseizor — or disseisor [dis sēzər, dis sēzôr΄] n. 〚ME disseisour〛 Law a person who disseizes * * * …   Universalium

  • disseizor — or disseisor [dis sēzər, dis sēzôr΄] n. [ME disseisour] Law a person who disseizes …   English World dictionary

  • dis|sei|zor — «dihs SEE zuhr, zr», noun. Law. a person who disseizes; dispossessor …   Useful english dictionary

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