Abeyance

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Abeyance: (Law) Expectancy condition of being undetermined.Note: When there is no person in existence in whom an inheritance (ora dignity) can vest, it is said to be in a Do you have knowledge, Definitions or data to publish about Abeyance? Dictionary UK is open for edits.

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Meaning of Abeyance:

1. (Law) Expectancy

2. condition of being undetermined.Note: When there is no person in existence in whom an inheritance (ora dignity) can vest, it is said to be in abeyance, that is, inexpectation

3. the law considering it as always potentially existing,and ready to vest whenever a proper owner appears. Blackstone.

4. Suspension

5. temporary suppression.Keeping the sympathies of love and admiration in a dormant state, orstate of abeyance. De Quincey.

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