undivided interest
n.
An interest in property held by tenants in common, joint tenants, or tenants by the entirety, each of whom has a right to use the entire property; also called an undivided right; see also tenant

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


undivided interest
Ownership right to use and possess property that is shared by two or more co-owners. No individual co-owner has an exclusive right to any portion of the property. See: joint tenancy, tenants in common, tenancy by the entirety
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property

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

undivided interest
n.
   title to real property held by two or more persons without specifying the interests of each party by percentage or description of a portion of the real estate. Such interests are typical between joint tenants, tenants in common and tenants by the entirety.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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