mixed nuisance


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Related to mixed nuisance: private nuisance, public nuisance
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Noun1.mixed nuisance - a nuisance that is both a public nuisance and a private nuisance at the same timemixed nuisance - a nuisance that is both a public nuisance and a private nuisance at the same time
nuisance - (law) a broad legal concept including anything that disturbs the reasonable use of your property or endangers life and health or is offensive
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Such nuisances are referred to as mixed nuisances. In these jurisdictions, a nuisance which affects a considerable number of people or a public interest and which also produces special injury to private fights may be the subject of both a public nuisance and private nuisance claim." Walker and Cottingham, supra note 11, at 362.