exclusive possession – possession of land by a claimant for himself, as his own, and not for another

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exclusive possession:

1. The exercise of exclusive dominion over property, including the use and benefit of the property. [1]

1. An exclusive dominion over land and an appropriation of it to one’s own use and benefit. 3 Am J2d Adv P § 50.

Possession of land by a claimant for himself, as his own, and not for another. 3 Am J2d Adv P § 50. [2]

1. Same as sole possession. [3]

sole possession:

1. Exclusive possession. [2]

1. Exclusive possession. [3]


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[1]: Black’s Law Dictionary Deluxe Tenth Edition by Henry Campbell Black, Editor in Chief Bryan A. Garner. ISBN: 978-0-314-61300-4

[2]: Ballantine’s Law Dictionary with Pronunciations Third Edition by James A. Ballantine (James Arthur 1871-1949).  Edited by William S. Anderson.  © 1969 by THE LAWYER’S CO-OPERATIVE PUBLISHING COMPANY.  Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 68-30931

[3]:  Ballantine’s Law Dictionary Legal Assistant Edition
by Jack Ballantine 
(James Arthur 1871-1949).  Doctored by Jack G. Handler, J.D. © 1994 Delmar by Thomson Learning.  ISBN 0-8273-4874-6.


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