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EFFLUXION OF TIME Definition & Legal Meaning

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When this phrase is used in leases, conveyances, and other like deeds, or in agreementsexpressed in simple writing, it indicates the conclusion or expiration of an agreed termof years specified in the deed or writing, such conclusion or expiration arising in thenatural course of events, in contradistinction to the determination of the term by theacts of the parties or by some unexpected or unusual incident or other sudden event. Brown.


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