power of termination
power of termination see power 2b

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

power of termination
A future interest in real property whereby the grantor conveys an estate to another, called the grantee, subject to a particular condition, the breach of which forfeits the grantee's interest in the property.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


power of termination
A future interest in real property whereby the grantor conveys an estate to another, called the grantee, subject to a particular condition, the breach of which forfeits the grantee's interest in the property.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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