trespass quare clausum fregit


trespass quare clausum fregit
trespass quare clausum fregit see trespass

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

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  • trespass quare clausum fregit — noun the defendant unlawfully enters the land of the plaintiff • Hypernyms: ↑trespass * * * : the tort of wrongful entry on real property …   Useful english dictionary

  • trespass quare clausum fregit — The common law remedy for the recovery of damages for the wrong of intruding upon the real property of another. 52 Am J1st Tresp § 2 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • quare clausum fregit — /kweriy klozam friyjat/ Lat. Wherefore he broke the close. That species of the action of trespass which has for its object the recovery of damages for an unlawful entry upon another s land is termed trespass quare clausum fregit; breaking a close …   Black's law dictionary

  • trespass quare clausum — Same as trespass quare clausum fregit …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • quare clausum fregit — Latin An early form of trespass onto someone else s land, whether or not that land actually had a physical fence around it. The plaintiff would argue that because the defendant had broken the boundary with force and arms, the former was due… …   Law dictionary

  • quare clausum fregit — noun a writ for land trespass …   Wiktionary

  • quare clausum fregit — ˌkwärēˌklau̇səmˈfrāgə̇t noun Etymology: Latin, why he broke the close : a writ for land trespass …   Useful english dictionary

  • clausum fregit — /klozam friyjat/ L. Lat. (He broke the close.) In pleading and practice, technical words formerly used in certain actions of trespass, and still retained in the phrase quare clausum fregit (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • clausum fregit — /klozam friyjat/ L. Lat. (He broke the close.) In pleading and practice, technical words formerly used in certain actions of trespass, and still retained in the phrase quare clausum fregit (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • trespass — tres·pass 1 / tres pəs, ˌpas/ n [Anglo French trespas violation of the law, actionable wrong, from Old French, crossing, passage, from trespasser to go across, from tres across + passer to pass]: wrongful conduct causing harm to another: as a: a… …   Law dictionary


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