Law a disseizing or being disseized; unlawful dispossession from real property
Origin of disseizinMiddle English disseisine from Old French dessaisine from dessaisir
Wrongful removal of a person from real property that is lawfully possessed.
Origin of disseizinMiddle English disseisine from Anglo-Norman variant of Old French dessaisine des- dis- seisine seisin ; see seisin .
Old French dessaisine.