Definition of TENANT BY THE MANNER.


TENANT BY THE MANNER.

One who has a less estate than a fee in
land, which remains in the reversioner. He is so called because in avowries and
other pleadings, it is specially shown in what manner, he is tenant of the
land, in contradistinction to the veray tenant, who is called simply, tenant.
Hamm. N. P. 393. See Veray.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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