- The payment of rent by an outgoing tenant to an incoming tenant for use and occupation during the harvesting of the outgoing tenant's crop. The term has also been applied to the right of a workman, who has been employed to install an apparatus on the premises of another, to return thereto for the purpose of testing the sufficiency of the installation. Indermaur v Dames (Eng) LR 1 CP 274.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.