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Definition of Tenure


  1. The act or right of holding, as property, especially real estate.
  2. The manner of holding lands and tenements of a superior.
  3. The consideration, condition, or service which the occupier of land gives to his lord or superior for the use of his land.
  4. Manner of holding, in general; as, in absolute governments, men hold their rights by a precarious tenure.
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Tenure Translations

tenure in French is tenure
tenure in German is Besitz, Besitztitel
tenure in Latin is tenura