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: the act of disseising : the state of being disseised
14th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English dysseysyne, from Anglo-French disseisine, from disseisir
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Anglo-French disseisine, from Old French dessaisine, from dessaisir to dispossess — see disseise
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