muniment(redirected from Muniments of Title)
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1. often muniments Law Documentary evidence by which one can defend a title to property or a claim to rights.
2. Archaic A means of defense or protection.
[Middle English, from Old French, from Medieval Latin mūnīmentum, from Latin, defense, protection, from mūnīre, to fortify; see munition.]
rare a means of defence
[C15: via Old French, from Latin munīre to defend]
mu•ni•ment(ˈmyu nə mənt)
1. muniments, Law. a document by which rights or privileges are defended or maintained.
2. Archaic. a defense or protection.