DOMINANT ESTATE OR TENEMENT

Definition of DOMINANT ESTATE OR TENEMENT in Black's Law Dictionary 4th Edition – Legal dictionary – Glossary of legal terms.

Definition of DOMINANT ESTATE OR TENEMENT

That to which a servitude or easement is due, or for the benefit of which it exists. A term used in the civil and Scotch law, and thence in ours, relating to servitudes, meaning the tenement or subject in favor of which the service is constituted; as the tenement over which the servitude extends is called the "servient tenement." Union Falls Power Co. v. Marinette County, 238 Wis. 134, 298 N.W. 598, 600, 601, 134 A.L.R. 958.

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