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personal property

n. Law
Property owned by a person that is not real estate; chattels or movable goods.

personal property

n
(Law) law movable property, such as furniture or money. Also called: personalty Compare real property

per′sonal prop′erty


n.
an estate or property consisting of movable articles both corporeal, as furniture or jewelry, and incorporeal, as stocks or bonds (disting. from real property).
[1830–40]

personal property

Property of any kind or any interest therein, except real property, records of the Federal Government, and naval vessels of the following categories: surface combatants, support ships, and submarines.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.personal property - movable property (as distinguished from real estate)
belongings, property, holding - something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone; "that hat is my property"; "he is a man of property";
chattel, movable, personal chattel - personal as opposed to real property; any tangible movable property (furniture or domestic animals or a car etc)
effects, personal effects - property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business; "she left some of her personal effects in the house"; "I watched over their effects until they returned"
clobber, stuff - informal terms for personal possessions; "did you take all your clobber?"

personal property

noun
One's portable property:
belonging (often used in plural), effect (used in plural), good (used in plural), lares and penates, personal effects, possession (used in plural), property, thing (often used in plural).
Informal: stuff.
Law: chattel, movable (often used in plural).
Translations

personal property

n (Law) → beni mpl personali
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And I hereby desire my executor to give my Diamond, either by his own hands or by the hands of some trustworthy representative whom he shall appoint, into the personal possession of my said niece Rachel, on her next birthday after my death, and in the presence, if possible, of my sister, the said Julia Verinder.
2 Kg Hashish from personal possession of a woman identified as Hajra Bibi, resident of Kohat.
2 Kg Hashish from personal possession of the lady accused identified as Hajra Bibi resident of Kohat.
In third operation, ANF Rawalpindi intercepted a Suzuki Bolan near China Chowk, Haji Shah Road, Attock and recovered 600 Grams Hashish from personal possession of the accused identified as Ashfaq Hussain resident of Attock.
The legislation, however, only permits home growing and personal possession.
ANF Rawalpindi recovered 4 Kg Hashish from personal possession of a male and a female accused identified as Miss Yasmeen and Shakir residents of Khyber Agency.
In the United States, 23 states have legal medical cannabis markets, while 17 states have decriminalized personal possession of cannabis for nonmedical use.
In 3rd operation, ANF Rawalpindi arrested two persons namely Noroz Khan resident of Khyber Agency and Syed Qasim Ali resident of Islamabad at Iqbal Shaheed Toll Plaza, GT Road Attock and recovered 4 Kg Hashish and 1 Kg Opium from personal possession of the arrested accused.
The only safe option is to ban personal possession.
But this new status is not a personal possession, something we hold on to for ourselves.
If the donors transfer undivided interests, they will retain personal possession proportionate to their interest each year.
Personal possession of frequent-flier miles, even when earned by tickets bought by businesses, border on that package of "certain inalienable rights" guaranteed by our country's founding document.

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