- easement ease‧ment [ˈiːzmənt] noun [countable]LAW a limited right for people to use someone's land for a particular purpose:
• California will have to pay owners of beach-front property for an easement to allow other people to walk across their land to get to the water.
* * *easement UK US /ˈiːzmənt/ noun [C]► LAW the use of someone else's property or land for a stated reason: »
The most commonly used easement is one that allows the underground services of one property to pass beneath the land of a neighbouring property.
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