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curtilage


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Curtilage  \Cur"ti*lage\  (k?r"t?-l?j),  n.  [OF.  cortillage 
  curtillage,  fr  cortil  court,  courtyard,  LL  cortis  court. 
  See  {Court}.]  (Law) 
  A  yard,  courtyard,  or  piece  of  ground,  included  within  the 
  fence  surrounding  a  dwelling  house.  --Burrill. 




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