What is ESTATE UPON CONDITION?

An estate in lands, the existence of which dependsupon the happening or not happening of some uncertain event, whereby the estatemay be either originally created, or enlarged, or finally defeated. 2 Bl. Comm. 151; 1Steph. Comm. 276; Co. Litt. 201a. An estate having a qualification annexed to it, by which it may, upon the happening of a particularevent, be created, or enlarged, or destroyed. 4 Kent, Comm. 121.

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