Attractive Nuisance

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Definition: Attractive Nuisance


Quick Summary of Attractive Nuisance


Something on a piece of property that attracts children but also endangers their safety. For example, unfenced swimming pools, open pits, farm equipment and abandoned refrigerators have all qualified as attractive nuisances.



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Definition Sources


Definitions for Attractive Nuisance 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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