from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A public record, survey, or map of the value, extent, and ownership of land as a basis of taxation.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a public survey of land for the purpose of taxation
- n. a register of such surveys, showing details of ownership and value
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An official statement of the quantity and value of real estate for the purpose of apportioning the taxes payable on such property; a public register showing the details of ownership and value of land.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See cadaster.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a public register showing the details of ownership and value of land; made for the purpose of taxation
• Require an appropriate agency to compile a current, accurate inventory of all land owned or leased by the Commonwealth of Virginia in a parcel based "cadastre" or geographic information system.
Buyers in Greece need to navigate a convoluted maze with up to 27 steps that involve meeting with more than a dozen professionals and agencies -- from lawyers and notaries to officials at the national cadastre, their local municipality and the tax office.
Finally, the DRC's mining cadastre is the most advanced digitalized national resource inventory management system in the region and is contributing greatly to protecting land and natural resource rights.
It also completed a draft mineral policy and is working towards the establishment of a mining cadastre system.
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Mr. Sergey Bednaruk, Center of Russian water works inventory and state water cadastre, Russia
But we are sick from having only half become Europeans, we must take a hair of the dog that bit us (“le cadastre,” thought Lavretsky).
But we are sick from having only half become Europeans, we must take a hair of the dog that bit us (le cadastre, thought Lavretsky).
In the course of time, therefore, each notary accumulated quite a collection or cadastre of legal records which he kept carefully.