- Same as collative advowson.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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Advowson — • In English law the right of patronage of a church or ecclesiastical benefice, a right exercised by nomination of a clergyman to such church or other benefice Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Advowson Advowson … Catholic encyclopedia
advowson — /aedvawzan/ In English ecclesiastical law, the right of presentation to a church or ecclesiastical benefice; the right of presenting a fit person to the bishop, to be by him admitted and instituted to a certain benefice within the diocese, which… … Black's law dictionary
advowson — The right of presentation of a clergyman to a church or ecclesiastical benefice. A right of patronage. See 2 Bl Comm 21. See collative advowson; medietas advocationis; patronage … Ballentine's law dictionary