land form


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • land·form — /ˈlændˌfoɚm/ noun, pl forms [count] geology : a natural feature (such as a mountain or valley) of the Earth s surface landforms created by glaciers …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Land-Tenure in the Christian Era — • The way in which land has been held or owned during the nineteen hundred years which have seen in Europe the rise and establishment of the Church is a matter for historical inquiry. Strictly speaking, the way in which such ownership or tenure… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • Land tenure — is the name given, particularly in common law systems, to the legal regime in which land is owned by an individual, who is said to hold the land (the French verb tenir means to hold ; tenant is the present participle of tenir ). The sovereign… …   Wikipedia

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