usufruct

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From Late Latin usufructus, from Latin ūsus et fructus (use and enjoyment), cognate to English use and fruit.

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usufruct (plural usufructs)

  1. (law) The legal right to use and derive profit or benefit from property that belongs to another person, as long as the property is not damaged.

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