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intendment

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noun in·tend·ment \in-ˈten(d)-mənt\

Definition of intendment

  1. :  the true meaning or intention especially of a law



14th Century

First Known Use of intendment

14th century


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intendment

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noun in·tend·ment \in-ˈtend-mənt\

Legal Definition of intendment

  1. :  the true meaning or intention esp. of a law




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