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.