: being or in tenure by an emphyteusis

Word History


Late Latin emphyteuticus, from emphyteuta + Latin -icus -ic

First Known Use

1651, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of emphyteutic was in 1651

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“Emphyteutic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emphyteutic. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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