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possession order

  

      n   (in Britain) a court order that entitles a landlord legally to evict a tenant or squatter and regain possession of the property  
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possession  
      n  
1    the act of possessing or state of being possessed  
in possession of the crown     
2    anything that is owned or possessed  
3    pl   wealth or property  
4    the state of being controlled or dominated by or as if by evil spirits  
5    the physical control or occupancy of land, property, etc., whether or not accompanied by ownership  
to take possession of a house     
6    a territory subject to a foreign state or to a sovereign prince  
colonial possessions     
7      (Sport)   control of the ball, puck, etc., as exercised by a player or team  
he got possession in his own half     


adverse possession  
      n     (Property law)   the occupation or possession of land by a person not legally entitled to it. If continued unopposed for a period specifed by law, such occupation extinguishes the title of the rightful owner  
possession order  
      n   (in Britain) a court order that entitles a landlord legally to evict a tenant or squatter and regain possession of the property  
vacant possession  
      n   ownership of an unoccupied house or property, any previous owner or tenant having departed  

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possession

  
1    control, custody, hold, occupancy, occupation, ownership, proprietorship, tenure, title  
2      (plural)    assets, belongings, chattels, effects, estate, goods and chattels, property, things, wealth  
3    colony, dominion, protectorate, province, territory  


self-possession     
aplomb, composure, confidence, cool     (slang)   poise, sang-froid, self-command, unflappability     (informal)  

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o.
Actual hold of digital assets with or without lawful title.
[Tech.];[Leg.] hold of digital assets
n.
Actual hold (complete or partial control) of digital assets with or without lawful title
[Tech.];[Leg.] hold of digital assets in cyberspace
n.
a care order is an official instruction (made by a judge or magistrate) that a child should be taken into care
n.
An apron is a piece of clothing that you put on over the front of your normal clothes and tie round your waist, especially when you are cooking, in order to prevent your clothes from getting dirty.
v.
[subj: poiicemen] to herd [demonstrators] into a compact group in order to control their movements
v.
to cover with a thin layer of paint applied with a dry brush in order to soften or blur a figure or outline
an art term
n.
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
n.
the method of using knowledge or information in order to understand something
Deduction in reading is a very important strategy because usually there are many words that you don't know, but can still be guessed with the prior knowledge you have.
n.
a book that gives lists of facts, for example people's names, addresses, and telephone numbers, or the names and addresses of business companies, usually arranged in alphabetical order.
exp.
(lit., about sounds) disharmonious, dissonant; (fig.) out of order; dysfunctional
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.
exp.
not right; out of order; not functioning properly
n.
a ban or a partial prohibition on trade of weapons with a particular country, in order to isolate it
n.
is a test process that is performed after the software has been changed in order to verify if the changes didn't affect other software parts
n.
The practice of monitoring the effects of medical drugs, especially in order to identify and evaluate previously unreported adverse reactions
[Med.] Ex: In his job as a pharmacovigilance officer, Andrew develops diagnostic tools to improve drug safety
exp.
spams delivery using multiple IPs and domains in order to avoid filters
exp.
A set of collection of one’s internet assets or value gathered in order to assist transfer of online rights.
[Tech.]
n.
activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on your head and challenge other three friends to do so in order to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research.
also called "ice water challenge", viral campaign on social media during July–August 2014
id.
be more successful than others in a competitive situation or do things in advance in order to succeed in a competition.
That basketball team was ahead of the game that is why they won!
n.
digitalizing information in order to keeping it available and exploitable in time
[Tech.] digitalizing = putting something in a format that can be easily read by a computer
exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
n.
Marriage between a man of royal or noble birth and a woman of lesser status, with the stipulation that wife and children have no claims to his titles or possessions or dignity. Still common at the beginning of the 20th C., the practice is now rare. Syn. Morganatic marriage, marriage of the left hand
[Hist.] So-called, because at the nuptial ceremony the husband gives his left hand to the bride, rather than his right, when saying, “I take thee for my wedded wife.”
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