- An easement which entitles the owner of the dominant tenement to use the servient tenement, or which clothes him with authority to do some act on the servient tenement which would otherwise be unlawful. Rights of way, and rights of discharge of matter over the land of another, are illustrations of affirmative easements. 17A Am J Rev ed. Ease § 13.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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