the right to use the property of another for a period of time with the obligation to return it, or leave it, undamaged or unimpaired
Origin of usufructLate Latin usufructus from Classical Latin ususfructus from usus, a use + fructus, enjoyment, fruit
The right to the use and profits of something belonging to another.
Origin of usufructLate Latin ūsūfrūctus variant of Latin ūsusfrūctus ūsus use ; see usual . frūctus enjoyment ; see fruit .