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1. a contract by which property is conveyed to a person for a specified period, usually for rent
2. the instrument by which such property is conveyed
3. the period of time for which it is conveyed
An agreement granting permission of a property for a specified time period, usually for a specific amount of rent, without transferring ownership.
Contract between landowner and another granting the latter the right to use the land, usually upon payment of an agreed rental, bonus, or royalty.
A piece of land that is leased.
A means of keeping warp threads in position during weaving and beaming by passing them alternately over and under a set of rods.
A contract transferring the right of possession of buildings, property, etc., for a fixed period of time, usually for periodical compensation called rent.