possessory

[puh-zes-uh-ree]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a possessor or to possession.
2.
arising from possession: a possessory interest.
3.
having possession.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English < Late Latin possessōrius, equivalent to Latin possed-, stem of possidēre to possess (see possession) + -tōrius -tory1, with dt > ss

possessoriness, noun

possessive, possessory.
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possessory (pəˈzɛsərɪ)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or having possession
2.  law arising out of, depending upon, or concerned with possession: a possessory title

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There is no exemption from reporting possessory interest to the respective counties.
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