disseise


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dis·seize

also dis·seise  (dĭs-sēz′)
tr.v. dis·seized, dis·seiz·ing, dis·seiz·es also dis·seised or dis·seis·ing or dis·seis·es Law
To remove (a party) wrongly from real property that is lawfully possessed.

[Middle English disseisen, from Anglo-Norman disseisir, variant of Old French dessaisir : des-, dis- + saisir, to seize; see seize.]

disseise

(dɪsˈsiːz) or

disseize

vb
(Law) (tr) property law to deprive of seisin; wrongfully dispossess of a freehold interest in land
[C14: from Anglo-Norman desseisir, from dis-1 + seize]
disˈseisor, disˈseizor n

disseise


Past participle: disseised
Gerund: disseising

Imperative
disseise
disseise
Present
I disseise
you disseise
he/she/it disseises
we disseise
you disseise
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Preterite
I disseised
you disseised
he/she/it disseised
we disseised
you disseised
they disseised
Present Continuous
I am disseising
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he/she/it is disseising
we are disseising
you are disseising
they are disseising
Present Perfect
I have disseised
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he/she/it has disseised
we have disseised
you have disseised
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Past Continuous
I was disseising
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he/she/it was disseising
we were disseising
you were disseising
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Past Perfect
I had disseised
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we had disseised
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Future
I will disseise
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you will disseise
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Future Perfect
I will have disseised
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Future Continuous
I will be disseising
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disseising
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we have been disseising
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disseising
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we will have been disseising
you will have been disseising
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disseising
you had been disseising
he/she/it had been disseising
we had been disseising
you had been disseising
they had been disseising
Conditional
I would disseise
you would disseise
he/she/it would disseise
we would disseise
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Past Conditional
I would have disseised
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we would have disseised
you would have disseised
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References in periodicals archive ?
In 1996, the WHO and World Bank published the landmark study The Global Burden of Disseise (GBD).
In letters patent (a grant) of May 10, 1215--a month before Magna Carta--John assured his opponents that "he would not arrest or disseise them or their men nor would go against them by force of arms except by the law of the land and by judgement of their peers in his court.
2004) (defining disseise as "to wrongfully deprive (a person) of the freehold possession of property.