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n. pl. per·son·al·ties Law
[Anglo-Norman personalte, from Late Latin persōnālitās, personality; see personality.]
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n, pl -ties
(Law) law another word for personal property
[C16: from Anglo-French, from Late Latin persōnālitās personality]
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per•son•al•ty(ˈpɜr sə nl ti)
n., pl. -ties.
personal estate or property.
[1600–10; < Anglo-French personalte < Late Latin persōnālitās personality]
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|Noun||1.||personalty - 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"
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