Disseizing - definition of disseizing by The Free Dictionary
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dis·seize also dis·seise (dĭs-sēz′)
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.]
v.t. -seized, -seiz•ing.
to deprive (a person) of the possession of land, esp. wrongfully or by force.
< Anglo-French disseisir
Past participle: disseized
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