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Meaning of ADEMPTION

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A*demp"tion\ ([.a]*d[e^]mp"sh[u^]n), n. [L. ademptio,
fr. adimere, ademptum, to take away; ad + emere to buy, orig.
to take.] (Law)
The revocation or taking away of a grant donation, legacy, or
the like. --Bouvier.

 

 

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