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party wall

Property law a wall separating two properties or pieces of land and over which each of the adjoining owners has certain rights

party wall

A wall used jointly by two parties under an easement agreement, erected upon a line dividing two parcels of land, each one a separate real estate entity; a common wall. See also: half-timbered wall

party wall

[′pärd·ē ‚wȯl]
(building construction)
A wall providing joint service between two buildings.

party wall

A wall used jointly by two parties under easement agreement, erected upon a line dividing two parcels of land, each of which is a separate real estate entity; a common wall.
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Again, thanking you for your kind contribution, and hoping to receive more from you in the near future, we remain, etc.
Her public contributions amounted to the sum of 216,000 florins-- a perfect godsend.
Through the aid of scholarships and of contributions from his brothers he entered Cambridge in
But you have, Socrates, said Glaucon: and you, Thrasymachus, need be under no anxiety about money, for we will all make a contribution for Socrates.
All this while Mr Jones was engaged in conversation with the serjeant; for that officer was entirely unconcerned in the present dispute, being privileged by immemorial custom from all contribution.
My only contribution is this: let your young friend clear out of the Porphyrion Fire Insurance Company with all possible speed.
On the sidewalk a Salvation lassie shook her contribution receptacle gently against my waistcoat pocket.
The Muirhead Library of Philosophy was designed as a contribution to the History of Modern Philosophy under the heads: first of Different Schools of Thought--Sensationalist, Realist, Idealist, Intuitivist; secondly of different Subjects--Psychology, Ethics, Aesthetics, Political Philosophy, Theology.
In the meanwhile she would be glad to know, before beginning the final chapters of her narrative, whether she may be permitted to make her humble contribution complete, by availing herself of the light which later discoveries have thrown on the mystery of the Moonstone.
However, the idea at the back is very different; but the story is mainly made memorable to me by the fact that it was my first contribution to "Blackwood's Magazine" and that it led to my personal acquaintance with Mr.
He likes to write, and he'll give a tone to our contributions and keep us from being sentimental, don't you see?
When the providore has received these contributions, he divides them according to the number of persons, and the want they are in: the proportion they observe in this distribution is twenty pots of beer, ten of mead, and one cow to a hundred loaves.

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