right of entry


right of entry
right of entry
1 a: the legal right of taking or resuming possession of real property in a peaceable manner
c: the legal right to enter upon real property of another for a special purpose (as to show leased property to a prospective purchaser or to make repairs) without being guilty of trespass
2: the right of an alien to enter a nation, state, or other political jurisdiction for some special purpose (as journalism or academic study)

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

right of entry
index access (right of way), ingress

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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