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- n. Onerousness.
- n. The legal state of affairs resulting from being done or given in return for receipt of something of value.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The fact of being onerous; specifically in Scots law, the fact that a deed, contract, note, or the like, has valid consideration. See onerous, 2.
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