lieu lands

plural noun

: public lands that a patentee has a right to locate and select in place of lands within the limits of a previous grant which are occupied by persons given special protection by the law

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“Lieu lands.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lieu%20lands. Accessed 17 May. 2024.

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