Definition of seisin
1 : the possession of land or chattels
2 : the possession of a freehold estate in land by one having title thereto
Variants of seisin
Origin of seisin
Middle English seisine, from Anglo-French, from seisir to seize — more at seize
First Known Use: 14th century
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