legal ouster

legal ouster
noun
the expulsion of someone (such as a tenant) from the possession of land by process of law
Syn: ↑eviction, ↑dispossession
Derivationally related forms: ↑dispossess (for: ↑dispossession), ↑evict (for: ↑eviction)
Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence
Hypernyms: ↑due process, ↑due process of law

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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