mortmain definicija - Engleski jezik - Leksikon

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mortmain [ imenica ]
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ETYM French mort, morte, dead + main hand; French main-morte. Related to Mortal, and Manual.
Real property held inalienably (as by an ecclesiastical corporation); SYN. dead hand.
Restrictive influence of the past on the present.
Law, state of being held inalienably by a corporation.
Lands held by a corporate body, such as the church, in perpetual or inalienable tenure.
In the Middle Ages, alienation in mortmain, usually to a church in return for a chantry foundation, deprived the feudal lord of his future incidents (payments due to him when the land changed ownership) and rights of wardship, and so attempts were often made to regulate the practice.

mortmain [ glagol ]
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To alienate into corporation's possession.

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mortmain [ imenica ]
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the oppressive influence of past events of decisions.

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mortmain [ imenica ]
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real property held inalienably (as by an ecclesiastical corporation).

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