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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REALTY

"I—I'll believe it if you say on your honor that it realty is so," he replied slowly.

In this he is aided not only by his brokers, but by realty companies.

He said title-deeds savoured of the Realty, and it was not felony to steal them.

Do you realty mean that you think of going there as a servant, Mrs. Conway?

It cannot be amiss to consider this phenomenon as it realty is.

If you want to sell anything, sell your realty before it gets any lower.

Others were business men and agents come to bid upon the realty.

Allowing that the offender should be caught the only recourse of the realty owner is an action for damages.

In other words the owner of realty also owns the sky above it without limit as to distance.

The owner of realty may resist by force, all other means having failed, any trespass upon, or invasion of his property.

WORD ORIGIN

1660s, "real estate," from earlier meaning (1540s) "real possession," earlier "reality" (mid-15c.), from real (adj.) + -ty (2). Cf. reality.

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