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ownership
Subject Category
D Government, Law and Regulations
Definition
The exclusive right to occupy, sell, bequeath or mortgage property.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/49135.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/49135
Broader Term
laws and regulations
Narrower Term
farm ownership
home ownership
land ownership
pet ownership
private ownership
public ownership
Related Term
absentee landowners
privatization
Spanish
propiedad
Term Number
49135