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Meaning of SERVIENT

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Serv"i*ent\, a. [L. serviens, -entis, p. pr. See
{Serve}.]
Subordinate. [Obs. except in law.] --Dyer.

{Servient tenement} or {estate} (Law), that on which the
   burden of a servitude or an easement is imposed. Cf.
   Dominant estate, under {Dominant}. --Gale & Whately.

 

 

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