substantial destruction

As a condition relieving a tenant from liability for rent:-an effective destruction of the building so complete that the building is untenantable and restoration will amount in effect to the construction of a new building. 32 Am J1st L & T § 506.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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