implied dedication


implied dedication
An acquiescence by the owner of land in a public use thereof; acts or conduct of the owner of land manifesting an intent to devote the property to public use. 23 Am J2d Ded § 1.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • dedication — ded·i·ca·tion /ˌde di kā shən/ n: a giving up of property to public use that precludes the owner from asserting any further interest in it: as a: an intentional donation of land for public use that is accepted by the proper public authorities b:… …   Law dictionary

  • implied — im·plied /im plīd/ adj: not directly or specifically made known (as in the terms of a contract); specif: recognized (as by a court) as existing by reason of an inference and esp. on legal or equitable grounds for breach of implied covenants in… …   Law dictionary

  • dedication — The appropriation of land, or an easement therein, by the owner, for the use of the public, and accepted for such use by or on behalf of the public. Such dedication may be express where the appropriation is formally declared, or by implication… …   Black's law dictionary

  • dedication — The appropriation of land, or an easement therein, by the owner, for the use of the public, and accepted for such use by or on behalf of the public. Such dedication may be express where the appropriation is formally declared, or by implication… …   Black's law dictionary

  • implied — This word is used in law in contrast to express ; i.e., where the intention in regard to the subjectmatter is not manifested by explicit and direct words, but is gathered by implication or necessary deduction from the circumstances, the general… …   Black's law dictionary

  • implied — This word is used in law in contrast to express ; i.e., where the intention in regard to the subjectmatter is not manifested by explicit and direct words, but is gathered by implication or necessary deduction from the circumstances, the general… …   Black's law dictionary

  • implied acceptance — An acceptance understood from acts and cirpumstances where not expressly stated. The acceptance of an offer implied from acts or conduct, including performance by the offeree of his undertaking. Cole McIntyre Norfleet Co. v Holloway, 141 Tenn 679 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • dedication of way — noun Law express or implied opening of a way on private land to public use …   Australian English dictionary

  • implied covenant — A covenant in law; a covenant which may reasonably be inferred from the whole agreement and the circumstances attending its execution. 20 Am J2d Cov § 12. Such a covenant as the law will imply from the making of a lease or from the use of certain …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • implied rejection — A rejection of an offer of dedication by acts of the authorized public officers indicating an intention to reject. Ramstad v Carr, 31 ND 504, 154 NW 195 …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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