cadastre definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French ; from Italian catastro ; from dialect, dialectal (Venetian) catastico ; from Late Greek katastichon, register, list (lit., line by line): see cata- and amp; stich
- cadastral adjective
cadastre definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: French, from Provençal cadastro, from Italian catastro, alteration of Old Italian catastico, from Late Greek katastikhon, register : Greek kata-, by; see cata- + Greek stikhos, line; see steigh- in Indo-European roots.
- ca·dasˈtral adjective