- trading in dormant titles
- A form of maintenance of which cognizance has been taken by statute, the first statute on the subject being that of 32 Henry VIII, chapter 9, 14 Am J2d Champ § 11.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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