superficiary

Superficiary

Su`per*fi"ci*a*ry\, n. (Rom. Law) One to whom a right of surface occupation is granted; one who pays quitrent for a house built upon another man's ground.
Webster's Revised

Superficiary

Su`per*fi"ci*a*ry\, a. 1. Of or pertaining to the superficies, or surface; superficial.

2. (Rom. Law) Situated or built on another man's land, as a house.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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