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Betterment

Concept of Betterment

Traditional meaning of betterment [1] in the English common law history: A permanent improvement or addition made to lands or houses by the occupant; something more than repairs. Beyond sea, beyond the four seas. Out of the kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. Out of the United States. Out of the State.

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  1. Based on A concise law dictionary of words, phrases and maxims, “Betterment”, Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1911, United States. This term and/or definition may be absolete. It is also called the Stimson’s Law dictionary, based on a glossary of terms, included Betterment.

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  • Article Name: Betterment
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  • Description: Concept of Betterment Traditional meaning of betterment [1] in the English common law history: A permanent improvement or [...]

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