proper title

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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • proper title — A title sufficient to comply with the vendor s obligation under contract of sale. 56 Am J1st V & P § 166. Within the meaning of the Puerto Rican law that allows a ten year prescription, a proper title does not mean a perfect title. If the title… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Proper noun — Proper name and common noun redirect here. For the philosophy of language concept, see Proper name (philosophy). For the counterpart to scientific names for species, see Common name. A proper noun or proper name is a noun representing a unique… …   Wikipedia

  • proper party — see party 1b Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. proper party n. A p …   Law dictionary

  • Title insurance in the United States — is indemnity insurance against financial loss from defects in title to real property and from the invalidity or unenforceability of mortgage liens. Title insurance is principally a product developed and sold in the United States as a result of… …   Wikipedia

  • Title of authority — Title of authority, title of office or title of command is the official designation of a position held in an organization (e.g. in government or corporation) associated with certain duties of authority. Semi formally, the title of office may be… …   Wikipedia

  • proper name — index call (title) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • title — Synonyms and related words: absolute interest, acknowledgments, adverse possession, alodium, appellation, appellative, appurtenance, argument, authority, back, back matter, banner, banner head, baptize, bastard title, benefit, best seller,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Proper adjective — In English usage, a proper adjective is an adjective that takes an initial capital letter. A common adjective is an adjective that is not a proper adjective. The term is used informally only; it is not used by grammarians or linguists. Contents 1 …   Wikipedia

  • proper — adj., adv., & n. adj. 1 a accurate, correct (in the proper sense of the word; gave him the proper amount). b fit, suitable, right (at the proper time; do it the proper way). 2 decent; respectable, esp. excessively so (not quite proper). 3 (usu.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Proper name — Name Name (n[=a]m), n. [AS. nama; akin to D. naam, OS. & OHG. namo, G. name, Icel. nafn, for namn, Dan. navn, Sw. namn, Goth. nam[=o], L. nomen (perh. influenced by noscere, gnoscere, to learn to know), Gr. o mona, Scr. n[=a]man. [root]267. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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