abatable nuisance


abatable nuisance
A nuisance which is practically susceptible of being suppressed, or extinguished, or rendered harmless, and whose continued existence is not authorized under the law. Fort Worth & Denver City Ry. Co. v. Muncy, Tex.Civ.App., 31 S.W.2d 491, 494

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • abatable nuisance — n. A nuisance that can be reduced. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • abatable nuisance — noun a nuisance that can remedied (suppressed or extinguished or rendered harmless) the continued existence of an abatable nuisance is not authorized under the law • Hypernyms: ↑nuisance …   Useful english dictionary

  • abatable nuisance — A nuisance that is not permanent, because it can be eliminated. Bischof v Merchants Nat. Bank, 75 Neb 838, 106 NW 996 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nuisance — nui·sance / nüs əns, nyüs / n [Anglo French nusaunce, from Old French nuire to harm, from Latin nocēre]: something (as an act, object, or practice) that invades or interferes with another s rights or interests (as the use or enjoyment of… …   Law dictionary

  • nuisance — is that activity which arises from unreasonable, unwarranted or unlawful use by a person of his own property, working obstruction or injury to right of another, or to the public, and producing such material annoyance, inconvenience and discomfort …   Black's law dictionary

  • nuisance — is that activity which arises from unreasonable, unwarranted or unlawful use by a person of his own property, working obstruction or injury to right of another, or to the public, and producing such material annoyance, inconvenience and discomfort …   Black's law dictionary

  • Abatable — A*bat a*ble ([.a]*b[=a]t [.a]*b l), a. Capable of being abated; as, an abatable writ or nuisance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abatable — adjective Capable of being abated. an abatable writ or nuisance …   Wiktionary

  • abatement — abate·ment /ə bāt mənt/ n 1: the act or process of abating or the state of being abated challenged the abatement of her bequest abatement of a private nuisance by self help W. L. Prosser and W. P. Keeton 2: an amount abated …   Law dictionary

  • abate — abatable, adj. abater; Law. abator, n. /euh bayt /, v., abated, abating. v.t. 1. to reduce in amount, degree, intensity, etc.; lessen; diminish: to abate a tax; to abate one s enthusiasm. 2. Law. a. to put an end to or suppress (a nuisance). b.… …   Universalium


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