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ejectment


ejectment


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ejectment  \E*ject"ment\,  n. 
  1.  A  casting  out  a  dispossession;  an  expulsion;  ejection; 
  as  the  ejectment  of  tenants  from  their  homes. 
 
  2.  (Law)  A  species  of  mixed  action  which  lies  for  the 
  recovery  of  possession  of  real  property,  and  damages  and 
  costs  for  the  wrongful  withholding  of  it  --Wharton.