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owner

1. The architect’s client and party to the owner-architect agreement.
2. One who has the legal right or title to a piece of property.

owner

With respect to an aircraft, the person in whose name the aircraft is registered. A person in possession of the aircraft as the purchaser under a conditional sale or hire-purchase agreement that reserves to the vendor the title to the aircraft until payment of the purchase price or the performance of certain conditions. A person in possession of the aircraft as a chattel mortgagor under a chattel mortgage. A person in possession of the aircraft under a bona fide lease or an agreement of hire.
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182) But it was ownerless property in the unusual sense that states were maneuvering to preclude any state's sole title to this territory that nevertheless had become enmeshed in conflicting multinational private property disputes.
1805) (grappling, in opinion and dissent, with what degree of control over a hunted fox constitutes legal possession); 8 EMANUEL QUINT, A RESTATEMENT OF RABBINIC CIVIL LAW 43 (1997) ("The mere spying of an ownerless object is not an act of acquisition.
While Browning, too, writes the passage above--"No less, man, bounded, yearning to be free, / May so project his surplusage of soul / In search of body, so add self to self / By owning what lay ownerless before,"--in mostly regular iambic pentameter, punctuated by an occasional spondee or trochee, his breaks from an almost hypnotic meter wake us at moments in which the poem specifically addresses form.
Figures released by the RSPCA show that ownerless pets in the city are more likely than most to find a new home.
came (to the world of ownerless things), but that which may only be
It is conceivable that this state of affairs with ownerless public streets can go on forever without leading to any conflict.
A finding of cultural value is an ownerless object pursuant to Art 105 (1) of the LPA and it belongs to the state regardless of on whose immovable it was found.
Subtly, almost dispassionately, Simpson works her habitual magic, showing how love travels, ownerless and unbidden, among children who need adults, and adults who need children.
This country is not ownerless," said another Turkish Citizen.
formerly had an owner, "a movable becomes ownerless if its owner
Brouillet did not do enough research when he was looking for ownerless land.