Black's Law Dictionary Definition

That which is peculiar or proper to any person; that which belongs exclusively to one. In the strict legal sense, an aggregate of rights which are guaranteed and protected by the government. The term is said to extend to every species of valuable right and interest. The highest right a man can have to anything; being used to refer to that right which has to lands or tenements, goods, or chattels, which no way depends on another's man courtesy.

See also: Trusts and Estates


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