Abator meaning

A person who diminishes or eliminates a nuisance.
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(law) A person who, without right, enters into a freehold on the death of the last possessor, before the heir or devisee. [Mid 16th century.]
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(law) One who abates, ends, or does away with a nuisance. [Late 16th century.]
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Origin of abator

  • abate (“to enter without right after the owner dies and before the heir takes over") +"Ž -or. From Anglo-Norman.

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  • abate (“do away with") +"Ž -or. From Middle English, from Old French.

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