incumbrance
incumbrance var of encumbrance

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

incumbrance
I (burden) noun deadweight, disadvantage, handicap, impediment, load, millstone, onus, oppression, weight II (lien) noun commitment, liability, imposition, obligation, restraint, title impairment associated concepts: artisan's lien, encumbrance upon property, materialman's lien III index lien

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


incumbrance
a mortgage or other security over real or personal property.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


incumbrance
Category: Bankruptcy, Foreclosure & Debt → Foreclosure
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property → Homeowners

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

incumbrance
England, European Union, International, USA, United Kingdom, Wales
Also known as encumbrance.
Any burden, interest, right or claim which adversely affects the use of, or the ability to transfer, property. Sometimes the term is used more narrowly to refer just to security interests or similar arrangements affecting property.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

incumbrance
n.
   See also: encumbrance

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Incumbrance — In*cum brance, n. [See {Encumbrance}.] [Written also {encumbrance}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A burdensome and troublesome load; anything that impedes motion or action, or renders it difficult or laborious; clog; impediment; hindrance; check. Cowper.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incumbrance — (n.) see ENCUMBRANCE (Cf. encumbrance) …   Etymology dictionary

  • incumbrance — [in kum′brəns] n. ENCUMBRANCE …   English World dictionary

  • incumbrance — noun 1. an onerous or difficult concern the burden of responsibility that s a load off my mind • Syn: ↑burden, ↑load, ↑encumbrance, ↑onus • Derivationally related forms: ↑burden …   Useful english dictionary

  • incumbrance — /in kum breuhns/, n. encumbrance. * * * …   Universalium

  • incumbrance — noun /ɪnˈkʌm.brənts/ a) A burden; a thing that must be carried. b) an interest, right, burden, or liability attached to a title of land, such as a lien or …   Wiktionary

  • incumbrance — n. burden, hindrance, impediment; one who is dependent on another for support (especially a child); lien or claim on a property (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incumbrance — n. [Written also Encumbrance.] 1. Load, burden, clog, impediment, incubus, hindrance, dead weight, drag weight. 2. Debt, claim, liability …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • incumbrance — in·cum·brance …   English syllables

  • incumbrance — /ɪnˈkʌmbrəns/ (say in kumbruhns) noun → encumbrance …   Australian English dictionary

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