Definition of lien. Meaning of lien. Synonyms of lien

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Definition of lien

Lien
Lien Li"en (l[imac]"[e^]n), obs. p. p. of Lie. See Lain. --Ps. lxviii. 13.
Lien
Lien Lien (l[=e]n or l[imac]"[e^]n; 277), n. [F. lien band, bond, tie, fr. L. ligamen, fr. ligare to bind. Cf. League a union, Leam a string, Leamer, Ligament.] (Law) A legal claim; a charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty; a right in one to control or hold and retain the property of another until some claim of the former is paid or satisfied.
lien
Floating charge Floating charge, lien lien, etc. (Law) A charge, lien, etc., that successively attaches to such assets as a person may have from time to time, leaving him more or less free to dispose of or encumber them as if no such charge or lien existed.

Meaning of lien from wikipedia

- who grants the lien, is referred to as the lienee and the person who has the benefit of the lien is referred to as the lienor or lien holder. The etymological...
- Jennifer Anne Lien (born August 24, 1974) is an American former actress, best known for playing the alien Kes on the television series Star Trek: Voyager...
- A mechanic's lien is a security interest in the title to property for the benefit of those who have supplied labor or materials that improve the property...
- A tax lien is a lien imposed by law upon a property to secure the payment of taxes. A tax lien may be imposed for delinquent taxes owed on real property...
- (whereby the actual property is sold) or a tax lien sale (whereby a lien on the property is sold) Under the tax lien sale process, depending on the jurisdiction...
- Lien is any sort of charge or en****brance against an item of property that secures the payment of a debt. Lien may also refer to: Maritime lien, maritime...
- In the mechanics lien process, a lien waiver is a do****ent from a contractor, subcontractor, materials supplier, equipment lessor or other party to the...
- On September 29, 2013, Alexian Lien was ****aulted while in his car on Henry Hudson Parkway in New York City. Lien had gotten into an altercation with motorcyclists...
- property will fall short of the debts secured by liens against the property. In this case, if all lien holders agree to accept less than the amount owed...
- The vast majority of all second lien loans are senior secured obligations of the borrower. Second lien loans differ from both unsecured debt and subordinated...
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