goods & chattels

goods & chattels
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates

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

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  • goods administered — Goods, chattels, or credits of the decedent which have been changed, altered, or converted by the executor or administrator before the appointment of an administrator de bonis non. Chamberlin s Appeal, 70 Conn 363, 39 A 734 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • goods not administered — Goods, chattels, and credits which had been the property of the decedent and remained in specie, unchanged and unconverted, when an administrator de bonis non was appointed. Chamberlin s Appeal, 70 Conn 363, 39 A 734 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • goods — Synonyms and related words: ability, ableness, account, acquaintance, acquest, adequacy, announcement, baggage, blue book, briefing, bulletin, bump, caliber, capability, capableness, capacity, cargo, catalog goods, chattels, cloth, commodities,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • goods — I noun appurtenances, articles of commerce, assets, belongings, chattels, commodities, consumer durables, durables, effects, items, materials, paraphernalia, personal estate, possessions, produce, products, property, resources, staples, stock,… …   Law dictionary

  • goods and chattels — n pl: personal property of any kind but sometimes limited to tangible property Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. goods and chattels …   Law dictionary

  • goods and chattels — ˌgoods and ˈchattels noun [plural] LAW personal possessions: • The goods and chattels do not include the value of buildings and land, which come under real estate …   Financial and business terms

  • goods and chattels — n [plural] BrE law personal possessions …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • goods and chattels — ► PLURAL NOUN ▪ all kinds of personal possessions …   English terms dictionary

  • chattels — chat‧tels [ˈtʆætlz] noun [plural] LAW the things that someone owns, not including land or buildings: • the goods and chattels that made up the Duke s personal estate …   Financial and business terms

  • chattels — index assets, commodities, effects, estate (property), goods, paraphernalia (personal belongings), personalty …   Law dictionary

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