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Property (IPA: /ˈpɹɑpɝti/)


Property (a.)

That which is proper to anything; a peculiar quality of a thing; that which is inherent in a subject, or naturally essential to it; an attribute; as, sweetness is a property of sugar.

Property (a.)

An acquired or artificial quality; that which is given by art, or bestowed by man; as, the poem has the properties which constitute excellence.

Property (a.)

The exclusive right of possessing, enjoying, and disposing of a thing; ownership; title.

Property (a.)

That to which a person has a legal title, whether in his possession or not; thing owned; an estate, whether in lands, goods, or money; as, a man of large property, or small property.

Property (a.)

All the adjuncts of a play except the scenery and the dresses of the actors; stage requisites.

Property (a.)

Propriety; correctness.

Property (v. t.)

To invest which properties, or qualities.

Property (v. t.)

To make a property of; to appropriate.

Property

Predominant feature that characterizes a being, a thing, a phenomenon, etc. and which differentiates one being from another, one thing from another

Property

Class member in object-oriented programming

Property

Physical or intangible entity, owned by a person or a group of people

Property

Position of a triple, part of RDF; some relationship, indicated by the predicate, holds between the resources denoted by the subject and object; directional

Property

Novel by Valerie Martin

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A man might say, The things that are in the world are what God has made. ... Why should I not love what God has made? ... Suppose, my brethren, a man should make for his betrothed a ring, and she should prefer the ring given her to the betrothed who made it for her, would not her heart be convicted of infidelity? ... God has given you all these things: therefore, love him who made them." - Property

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A man should also take heart that life is like a revolving wheel, and in the end he or his son or his son's son may be reduced to taking tzedaka. He should not think, therefore, How shall I diminish my property in order to give to the poor. Instead, he should realize that his property is not his own, but only deposited with him in trust to do with as the Depositor (God) wishes." - Property

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A 'popular libertarian' might ... feel all that needs to be done to bring the world to justice is to institute the minimal state now, starting as it were from present holdings. On this view, then, libertarianism starts tomorrow, and we take the present possession of property for granted." - Property

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A thing which is not in esse but in apparent expectancy is regarded in law." - Property

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Alexander is to a peasant proprietor what Don Juan is to a happily married husband." - Property


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