disseize

Definitions:

  • To remove (a party) wrongly from real property that is lawfully possessed.
  • In <em>law</em>, to dispossess wrongfully; deprive of actual seizin or possession: followed by <em>of</em>: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="disseize">disseize</internalXref> a tenant <em>of</em> his freehold. See <internalXref urlencoded="disseizin">disseizin</internalXref>.
  • To deprive of seizin or possession; to dispossess or oust wrongfully (one in freehold possession of land); -- followed by <ex>of</ex>.
  • To <xref>deprive</xref> of <xref>seizin</xref> or <xref>possession</xref>; to <xref>dispossess</xref> or <xref>oust</xref> wrongfully (one in <xref>freehold</xref> possession of land).
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