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personalty

[pur-suh-nl-tee] /ˈpɜr sə nl ti/
noun, plural personalties. Law.
1.
personal estate or property.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; < Anglo-French personalte < Late Latin persōnālitās personality
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personalty

/ˈpɜːsənəltɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
(law) another word for personal property
Word Origin
C16: from Anglo-French, from Late Latin persōnālitās personality
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Word Origin and History for personalty
n.

legal term, late 15c., from Anglo-French personaltie, corresponding to Middle French personalite, from Medieval Latin personalitas (see personality).

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