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CASUALTIES OF SUPERIORITY Definition & Legal Meaning

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In Scotch law. Payments from an inferior to a superior, that is, from a tenant to his lord, which arise upon uncertain events, as opposed to the payment of rent at fixed and stated times. Bell.


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