subtenancy

noun
sub·​ten·​an·​cy | \ ˌsəb-ˈte-nən(t)-sē How to pronounce subtenancy (audio) \

Definition of subtenancy

: the state of being a subtenant

First Known Use of subtenancy

1793, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of subtenancy was in 1793

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“Subtenancy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subtenancy. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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subtenancy

noun
sub·​ten·​an·​cy | \ ˌsəb-ˈte-nən-sē How to pronounce subtenancy (audio) \

Legal Definition of subtenancy

1 : the quality or state of being a subtenant
2 : the interest in property that one holds as a subtenant

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