Definition of severalty
2a : a sole, separate, and exclusive possession, dominion, or ownership : one's own right without a joint interest in any other person <tenants in severalty>b : the quality or state of being individual or particular
3a : land owned in severaltyb : the quality or state of being held in severalty
Origin of severalty
Middle English severalte, from Anglo-French severalté, from several
First Known Use: 15th century
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