Dominant Tenement

Business / Real Estate / Dominant Tenement: The estate that is said to attach to and derive benefit from the servient estate in reference to an easement appurtenant. For example, an easement road passes over an owners land (the servient tenement) to give access to an adjacent parcel (the dominant tenement). The dominant tenement usually adjoins the servient tenement.

Other Words for Dominant

Dominant Verb Synonyms: commanding, authoritative, controlling, governing, ruling, leading, reigning, influential, assertive, supreme, superior, ascendant
Dominant Adjective Synonyms: predominant, chief, main, principal, primary, prevailing, outstanding, pre-eminent, paramount

Servient Tenement

Business / Real Estate / Servient Tenement: Land on which an easement exists in favor of an adjacent property (called a dominant tenement or estate), also called a servient estate. If property A has a right-of-way across property B, property B MORE


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Subdominant Chord

Entertainment / Music / Subdominant Chord: Chord built on the fourth scale step, the IV chord. MORE