servient

Servient

Serv"i*ent\, a. [L. serviens, -entis, p. pr. See Serve.] Subordinate. [Obs. except in law.] --Dyer.

Servient tenement or estate (Law), that on which the burden of a servitude or an easement is imposed. Cf. Dominant estate, under Dominant. --Gale & Whately.
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