alienation
I (estrangement) noun abhorrence, abomination, acrimony, alienatio, animosity, antagonism, antipathy, aversion, bitterness, breach, break, deflection, disaffection, disfavor, disruption, division, enmity, execration, hostility, implacability, loathing, malevolence, malice, odium, rancor, rift, rupture, schism, separation, split, umbrage, unfriendliness, variance, withdrawal associated concepts: alienation of affections, alienation of power foreign phrases:
- Alienatio rei praefertur juri accrescendi. — Alienation is favored by the law rather than accumulation.
II (transfer of title) noun abalienatio, abalienation, assignation, assignment, cession, conferment, conferral, consignation, consignment, conveyance, conveyancing, deeding, deliverance, delivery, demise, enfeoffment, limitation, nonretention, selling, surrender, transference, transmission associated concepts: alienation clause, alienation of property III index assignment (transfer of ownership), conveyance, demise (conveyance), disposition (transfer of property), estrangement, feud, ill will, insanity, odium, separation, umbrage, variance (disagreement)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


alienation
In real estate law, the complete and voluntary transfer of title to real estate from one person to another. The freedom to alienate property is considered essential to complete ownership.
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

alienation
The disposal of an interest in leasehold property. It includes assignment, underletting, charging of an interest and parting with possession.
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Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


alienation
n. In real property law, the voluntary and absolute transfer of title of possession, by gift, sale, or testamentary instrument, of real property from one to another.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

alienation
n.
   the transfer of title to real property, voluntarily and completely. It does not apply to interests other than title, such as a mortgage.
   See also: alien

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Alienation — Aliénation Dessin de Francisco Goya Le terme aliénation, à l origine terme juridique, servira par la suite à désigner la dépossession de l individu et sa perte de maitrise de ses forces propres au profit de puissances supérieures, que celles ci s …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Alienation — Al ien*a tion, n. [F. ali[ e]nation, L. alienatio, fr. alienare, fr. alienare. See {Alienate}.] 1. The act of alienating, or the state of being alienated. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) A transfer of title, or a legal conveyance of property to another.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aliénation — ALIÉNATION. s. f. Transport de la propriété d un fonds, ou de ce qui tient lieu de fonds. Aliénation d un domaine, d une terre. [b]f♛/b] On dit, L aliénation des volontés, des esprits, pour, L éloignement que des personnes ont les unes pour les… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • alienation — Alienation. s. f. v. Il a toutes les significations de son verbe. Alienation d une terre, d un droit de meubles precieux. alienation des volontez, des esprits. alienation d esprit …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • alienation — (n.) transfer of ownership, late 14c., from O.Fr. alienacion and directly from L. alienationem (nom. alienatio) a transfer, surrender, noun of action from pp. stem of alienare (see ALIENATE (Cf. alienate)). It also meant loss or derangement of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • alienation — Alienation, Distractio, Alienatio, Abalienatio. Alienation d entendement, Alienatio mentis …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Alienation — (v. lat.), 1) Veräußerung; bes. 2) (ital. Alienamento), Verkauf vor dem Ausbruch eines Concurses; ist gesetzlich verboten (Alienationsverbot), s. u. Concurs; 3) (A. mentis, Entfremdung des Verstandes), Geistesverwirrung. In Deutschland selten, in …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Alĭenation — (lat.), Entfremdung, Entäußerung, Veräußerung, Entwendung; Alienatio mentis, Geisteszerrüttung …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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