actual eviction
actual eviction see eviction

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

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  • actual eviction — An actual expulsion of the tenant out of all or some part of the demised premises. A physical ouster or dispossession from the very thing granted or some substantial part thereof. Cauley v. Northern Trust Co., 315 Ill.App. 307, 43 N.E.2d 147, 155 …   Black's law dictionary

  • actual eviction — A physical dispossession of a tenant as distinguished from a constructive eviction. 32 Am J1st L & T § 246. See actual ouster …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • actual eviction — noun the physical ouster of a tenant from the leased premises; the tenant is relieved of any further duty to pay rent • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence • Hypernyms: ↑eviction, ↑dispossession, ↑legal ouster …   Useful english dictionary

  • eviction — evic·tion /i vik shən/ n: the dispossession of a tenant of leased property by force or esp. by legal process actual eviction: eviction that involves the physical expulsion of a tenant constructive eviction: eviction effected by substantially… …   Law dictionary

  • actual — ac·tu·al adj: existing in fact or reality compare constructive ac·tual·ly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • eviction — Dispossession by process of law; the act of depriving a person of the possession of land or rental property which he has held or leased. Act of turning a tenant out of possession, either by re entry or legal proceedings, such as an action of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • eviction — noun 1. action by a landlord that compels a tenant to leave the premises (as by rendering the premises unfit for occupancy); no physical expulsion or legal process is involved • Syn: ↑constructive eviction • Derivationally related forms: ↑evict • …   Useful english dictionary

  • actual ouster — The actual expulsion of a tenant from the demised premises. If a lessee, to avoid actual expulsion, yields possession and attorris in good faith to one having a title paramount to that of his landlord, and a right to immediate possession, it is… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • eviction, actual — n. Physically expelling the tenant from the property. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • eviction — Dispossession, actual or constructive. A term with peculiar reference to a tenant, being the disturbance of his possession, his expulsion or amotion, depriving him of the enjoyment of the demised premises, or any portion thereof, by title… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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