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Definition: Appurtenance


Full Definition of Appurtenance

A right, privilege, or improvement belonging to and passing with the land. An appurtenance is something outside the property itself but is considered a part of the property that adds to its greater enjoyment, like the right to cross another party’s land. (Easements and rights-of-way are considered to be appurtenances.)

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December 03, 2021
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Appurtenance. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: December 03, 2021).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Appurtenance are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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