wayleave

noun

Definition of wayleave

1 : an easement consisting of permission to cross land or of a right-of-way across land
2 or wayleave rent : the rent paid for a wayleave

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History and Etymology for wayleave

Middle English wayleve, from way entry 1 + leve leave

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“Wayleave.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wayleave. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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