undertenant

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noun un·der·ten·ant \ˈən-dər-ˌte-nənt\

Definition of undertenant

  1. :  one who holds lands or tenements by a sublease

First Known Use of undertenant

1546


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undertenant

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noun un·der·ten·ant \ˈən-dər-ˌte-nənt\

Legal Definition of undertenant

  1. :  a tenant (as a sublessee) who takes some part of the tenancy of another tenant (as a lessee) —used especially in New York

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