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disseise

/dɪsˈsiːz/
verb
1.
(transitive) (property law) to deprive of seisin; wrongfully dispossess of a freehold interest in land
Derived Forms
disseisor, disseizor, noun
Word Origin
C14: from Anglo-Norman desseisir, from dis-1 + seize
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