praedial servitude

noun

Definition of praedial servitude

Roman & civil law
: a service, burden, or charge granted for the benefit of a tract of land affecting and exercised against another tract and resembling the easement at common law against a servient tenement in favor of a dominant tenement

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“Praedial servitude.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/praedial%20servitude. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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