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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A clause in a deed by which some new thing is reserved out of what had been granted before; the clause by which rent is reserved in a lease.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A clause in a deed by which some new thing is reserved out of what had been granted before; the clause by which rent is reserved in a lease.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In law, a reservation in a deed whereby the grantor creates or reserves some new thing to himself, out of what he had granted before.

Etymologies

Neuter of Latin reddendus that must be given back or yielded, gerundive of reddere. See reddition. (Wiktionary)

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