alienation of affection love

alienation of affection

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Law The wrongful or injurious act of interfering with an affectionate relationship so that one person loses affection for the other.

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  • n. a tort based on willful and malicious interference with the marriage relation by a third party without justification or excuse

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