restraint on alienation
: something that serves to prevent a party from alienating property; specifically : a provision in an instrument (as a deed or will) that purports to prohibit or penalize the use of the power of alienation
Additional Notes on restraint on alienation
Though not necessarily unlawful, restraints on alienation are disfavored in the law.
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up restraint on alienation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).