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contenement


contenement


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Contenement  \Con*ten"e*ment\  (k[o^]n*t[e^]n"[-e]*ment),  n. 
  [Pref.  con-  +  tenement.]  (Law) 
  That  which  is  held  together  with  another  thing  that  which  is 
  connected  with  a  tenement,  or  thing  holden,  as  a  certain 
  quantity  of  land  adjacent  to  a  dwelling,  and  necessary  to  the 
  reputable  enjoyment  of  the  dwelling;  appurtenance.  --Burrill.