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also ca·das·ter  (kə-dăs′tər)
A public register showing details of ownership of the real property in a district, including boundaries and tax assessments.

[French, from Provençal cadastro, from Italian catastro, alteration of Old Italian catastico, from Late Greek katastikhon, register : Greek kata-, by; see cata- + Greek stikhos, line; see steigh- in Indo-European roots.]

ca·das′tral adj.
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or ca•das•ter

(kəˈdæs tər)

an official register of the ownership, extent, and value of real property in a given area, used as a basis of taxation.
[1795–1805; < French < Occitan cadastro < Italian catastro]
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Noun1.cadastre - a public register showing the details of ownership and value of land; made for the purpose of taxation
register, registry - an official written record of names or events or transactions
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