absolute covenant

An unconditional covenant.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • absolute covenant — absolute or conditional covenants An absolute covenant is one which is not qualified or limited by any condition. Affirmative or negative covenants. The former are those in which the party binds himself to the existence of a present state of… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • absolute — Complete; perfect; final; without any condition or incumbrance; as an absolute bond (simplex obligatio) in distinction from a conditional bond. Unconditional; complete and perfect in itself; without relation to or dependence on other things or… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • absolute warranty — A warranty of personalty, made in a sale thereof, to which no conditions are attached. 46 Am J1st Sales § 301. The covenant of warranty in a deed of real estate is an assurance by the grantor that the grantee and his heirs and assigns shall enjoy …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • conditional covenant — absolute or conditional covenants An absolute covenant is one which is not qualified or limited by any condition. Affirmative or negative covenants. The former are those in which the party binds himself to the existence of a present state of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • BOOK OF THE COVENANT — (Heb. Sefer ha Berit), name derived from Exodus 24:7 ( And he took the book of the covenant, and read it aloud to the people.… ), and usually taken to refer to the legal, moral, and cultic corpus of literature found in Exodus 20:22–23:33. This… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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