undivided interest


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n undivided interest the interest in property owned by tenants whereby each tenant has an equal right to enjoy the entire property
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In literature:

The individual is definitely subordinated to the community's undivided interest.
"The Amateur Garden" by George W. Cable
Upon the shore, watching with extreme and undivided interest the progress of the cloud, stood many of the sons of the forest.
"Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 2 (of 3)" by James Athearn Jones
No, Eugenia, the beloved, in her interesting condition, claimed my undivided care.
"Frank Mildmay" by Captain Frederick Marryat
A single aim means undivided attention and interest.
"The Choctaw Freedmen" by Robert Elliott Flickinger
It was a sound, orthodox, and interesting discourse, and won the undivided attention of all the listeners.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 90, April, 1865" by Various
It was believed in Baslehurst that Mr. Bungall had not bequeathed his undivided interest in the concern to his nephew.
"Rachel Ray" by Anthony Trollope
He held their respectful attention and, he believed, won their undivided interest.
"The Heart of Canyon Pass" by Thomas K. Holmes
Mr. J. M. Guffey has purchased of Marcus Hulings an undivided half interest in the celebrated Kinzua Creek property (Bradford district).
"Scientific American, Vol. XXXIX.--No. 24. [New Series.], December 14, 1878" by Various
The MAMMOTH PAINT POTS held my undivided interest for the limited time that I had.
"With God in the Yellowstone" by Alma White

In news:

The Indiana Court of Appeals reversed a finding that a mother and her daughter and son-in-law each held a one-half joint tenancy in a property, finding the parties actually held one-third undivided interest as joint tenants.