- An occupier without color of title. A stranger was so called if where a person died seized of an inheritance, and before the heir or devisee entered, the stranger, who had no right, made an entry and got possession of the freehold. See Brown v Burdick, 25 Ohio St 260, 268.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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abator — ABATÓR, abatoare, s.n. Ansamblu alcătuit din clădirile, instalaţiile, terenul etc. unde se taie vitele destinate consumului şi se prelucrează carnea proaspătă. – Din fr. abattoir. Trimis de ana zecheru, 08.10.2007. Sursa: DEX 98 abatór s. n. 1 … Dicționar Român
Abator — A*ba tor ([.a]*b[=a]t [ e]r), n. (Law) (a) One who abates a nuisance. (b) A person who, without right, enters into a freehold on the death of the last possessor, before the heir or devisee. Blackstone. [1913 Webster] || … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
abator — n. A person who diminishes or eliminates a nuisance. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 … Law dictionary
Abator — According to the 1856 edition of Bouvier s Law Dictionary Harv|Bouvier|1856 , an abator is: # he who abates or prostrates a nuisance; # he who having no right of entry, gets possession of the freehold to the prejudiae of an heir or devisee, after … Wikipedia
abator — noun a) One who abates a nuisance. b) A person who, without right, enters into a freehold on the death of the last possessor, before the heir or devisee. See Also: abatement … Wiktionary
abatór — s. n., pl. abatoáre … Romanian orthography
abator — É™beÉªtÉ™(r) n. one who abates, one who diminishes, reducer … English contemporary dictionary
abator — aba·tor … English syllables
abator — /abeytar/ In real property law, a stranger who, having no right of entry, contrives to get possession of an estate of freehold, to the prejudice of the heir or devisee, before the latter can enter, after the ancestor s death. In the law of torts … Black's law dictionary
abator — noun a person who abates a nuisance • Derivationally related forms: ↑abate • Hypernyms: ↑person, ↑individual, ↑someone, ↑somebody, ↑mortal, ↑soul … Useful english dictionary