Definition of SUSPENSE.


SUSPENSE.

When a rent, profit a prendre, and the like, are, in
consequence of the unity of possession of the rent, &c., of the land out of
which they issue, not in esse for a time, they are said to be in suspense, tunc
dormiunt, but they may be revived or awakened. Co, Litt. 313 a.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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