Severalty definition

sĕvər-əl-tē, sĕvrəl-
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The condition or character of being several or distinct.
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Property owned by individual right, not shared with any other.
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(archaic) The quality or condition of being separate and distinct.
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A separate and individual right to possession or ownership that is not shared with any other person.
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Land, property, or an estate owned in severalty.
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The quality or condition of being held or owned in severalty.
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The condition of property so owned.
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A condition of individuality in the holding of land. A tenant in severalty is the exclusive holder of the land for the duration of his or her estate, as distinct from holding a joint tenancy.
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(law) The sole holding of property by someone.
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