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A thing to hold or hold on by
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  1. A thing to hold or hold on by
  2. A control or adjustor on a television that keeps the screen image in proper position:
  3. A manner of grasping an opponent, as in wrestling or aikido:
The status of master or ruler; control:
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  1. The status of master or ruler; control:
  2. Full command of a subject of study:
  3. Ascendancy or victory in struggle or competition; the upper hand
Property that is movable, unlike real estate or things attached to the real estate. However, things attached to real estate may be considered as personal property, also known as personalty, if they can be relocated without doing irrevocable damage—a shed, perhaps, or even a mobile home. Personal property encompasses tangible and intangible non-real property. Property that is movable, unlike real estate or things attached to the real estate. However, things attached to real estate may be considered as personal property, also known as personalty, if they can be relocated without doing irrevocable damage—a shed, perhaps, or even a mobile home. Personal property encompasses tangible and intangible non-real property.
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  1. Property that is movable, unlike real estate or things attached to the real estate. However, things attached to real estate may be considered as personal property, also known as personalty, if they can be relocated without doing irrevocable damage—a shed, perhaps, or even a mobile home. Personal property encompasses tangible and intangible non-real property. Property that is movable, unlike real estate or things attached to the real estate. However, things attached to real estate may be considered as personal property, also known as personalty, if they can be relocated without doing irrevocable damage—a shed, perhaps, or even a mobile home. Personal property encompasses tangible and intangible non-real property.
  2. Any property that is not real property and that is movable or not attached to the land
Property that cannot easily be moved, usually buildings and the ground they are built on.
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  1. Property that cannot easily be moved, usually buildings and the ground they are built on.
  2. Land, including buildings or improvements on it and its natural assets, as water
  3. The buying and selling of real estate for investment or speculation
(Architecture) The gradual sinking of a building. Fractures or dislocations caused by settlement.
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  1. (Architecture) The gradual sinking of a building. Fractures or dislocations caused by settlement.
  2. An arrangement or agreement reached, as in business proceedings or negotiating a dispute:
  3. The act or process of settling:
The land and waters under the jurisdiction of a government.
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  1. The land and waters under the jurisdiction of a government.
  2. A similar region, as in Canada or Australia, without the status of a province or state
  3. An area for which a person is responsible as a representative or agent:
Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
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  1. Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
  2. A minor territory under the jurisdiction of a government.
  3. A land or territory geographically distinct from the country governing it, and held in trust or as a possession, etc. in a subordinate status
A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
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  1. A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
  2. A name formerly used for certain self-governing nations of the Commonwealth
  3. Rule or power to rule; sovereign authority; sovereignty
The total body of rights to use and enjoy a property, to pass it on to someone else as an inheritance, or to convey it by sale. Ownership implies the right to possess property, regardless of whether or not the owner personally makes constructive use of it. The total body of rights to use and enjoy a property, to pass it on to someone else as an inheritance, or to convey it by sale. Ownership implies the right to possess property, regardless of whether or not the owner personally makes constructive use of it.
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  1. The total body of rights to use and enjoy a property, to pass it on to someone else as an inheritance, or to convey it by sale. Ownership implies the right to possess property, regardless of whether or not the owner personally makes constructive use of it. The total body of rights to use and enjoy a property, to pass it on to someone else as an inheritance, or to convey it by sale. Ownership implies the right to possess property, regardless of whether or not the owner personally makes constructive use of it.
  2. The state or fact of being an owner
  3. Legal right of possession; lawful title (to something); proprietorship
A formal appellation attached to the name of a person as a sign of office, rank, profession, or hereditary privilege.
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  1. A formal appellation attached to the name of a person as a sign of office, rank, profession, or hereditary privilege.
  2. A descriptive name; an epithet:
  3. (Sports & Games) A championship:
Advantage; avail:
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  1. Advantage; avail:
  2. The basic or general meaning; import:
  3. Something, as a design, aspect of nature, etc., that produces a particular impression
(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
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  1. (Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
  2. A good, valuable, or useful part or aspect.
  3. Welfare; benefit:
The household gods of the ancient Romans
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  1. The household gods of the ancient Romans
  2. Treasured household possessions.
  3. The treasured belongings of a family or household
(Usually plural) plural form of personal effect Items of personal property that one carries on one's person, including identification, jewelry, and clothing.
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  1. (Usually plural) plural form of personal effect Items of personal property that one carries on one's person, including identification, jewelry, and clothing.
(Law) Any property that is movable, that is, not real estate.
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  1. (Law) Any property that is movable, that is, not real estate.
  2. Property owned by a person that is not real estate; chattels or movable goods.
  3. Property that is movable, unlike real estate or things attached to the real estate. However, things attached to real estate may be considered as personal property, also known as personalty, if they can be relocated without doing irrevocable damage—a shed, perhaps, or even a mobile home. Personal property encompasses tangible and intangible non-real property. Property that is movable, unlike real estate or things attached to the real estate. However, things attached to real estate may be considered as personal property, also known as personalty, if they can be relocated without doing irrevocable damage—a shed, perhaps, or even a mobile home. Personal property encompasses tangible and intangible non-real property.
Something regarded as being possessed by, or at the disposal of, a person or group of persons
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  1. Something regarded as being possessed by, or at the disposal of, a person or group of persons
  2. Any trait or attribute proper to a thing or, formerly, to a person; characteristic quality; peculiarity; specif., any of the principal characteristics of a substance, esp. as determined by the senses or by its effect on another substance
  3. A thing or things owned; possessions collectively; esp., land or real estate owned
A particular state of affairs; a situation:
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  1. A particular state of affairs; a situation:
  2. (Informal) A complex, often neurotic liking, fear, aversion, etc. with regard to some person, thing, or activity
  3. (Informal) Used to refer to something with disapproval or contempt:
Anything said, done, written, composed, etc.; talk or action of a specified kind
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  1. Anything said, done, written, composed, etc.; talk or action of a specified kind
  2. Things grouped together or viewed in a certain way
  3. Special capability:
Any interest in real estate less than a freehold
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  1. Any interest in real estate less than a freehold
  2. A movable item of personal property, as a piece of furniture, an automobile, or a head of livestock
  3. Any tangible property that is moveable or transferable. See also personal property and real property. Any tangible property that is moveable or transferable. See also personal property and real property.
(Law) A piece of property that is movable, as furniture; personal property
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  1. (Law) A piece of property that is movable, as furniture; personal property
  2. Something, especially a piece of furniture, that can be moved.
(Law) The part of a court opinion that announces how the law is being applied to the particular facts of the case and that may establish precedent for future similar cases.
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  1. (Law) The part of a court opinion that announces how the law is being applied to the particular facts of the case and that may establish precedent for future similar cases.
  2. Legally owned property, such as land, capital, or stocks.
  3. Property owned, as stocks, bonds, or inventory; assets
A thing or things owned; possessions collectively; esp., land or real estate owned
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  1. A thing or things owned; possessions collectively; esp., land or real estate owned
  2. A piece of real estate:
  3. Possessions considered as a group:
A territory distant from the state having jurisdiction or control over it
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  1. A territory distant from the state having jurisdiction or control over it
  2. A region politically controlled by a distant country; a dependency.
  3. A territory thus settled.
Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
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  1. Any emotional need or reliance regarded as excessive, unhealthy, etc.
  2. A minor territory under the jurisdiction of a government.
  3. A land or territory geographically distinct from the country governing it, and held in trust or as a possession, etc. in a subordinate status
An area of knowledge, activity, or interest:
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  1. An area of knowledge, activity, or interest:
  2. A territory governed as an administrative or political unit of a country or empire.
  3. A territorial district; territory
A similar region, as in Canada or Australia, without the status of a province or state
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  1. A similar region, as in Canada or Australia, without the status of a province or state
  2. A sphere of action or interest; a province.
  3. A sphere or province of action, existence, thought, etc.
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