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The city has an easement to run utility lines at the back of our property.
  law:  the right to use something you do not own — such as the city’s right to build a sidewalk on a homeowner’s property
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  • The city has an easement to run utility lines at the back of our property.
  • And there were easements and satisfactions.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • Give thy misgivings easement, good my lord.
    Mark Twain  --  The Prince and The Pauper
  • Oh, give thyself easement as to that.
    Mark Twain  --  A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court

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  • Since sore he was summon’d, a night of sweet easement.
    Unknown  --  Beowulf
  • South by well-lighted corridors until necessary to go outward to reach private easement lock thirteen to co-op pressure tunnel serving Davis Tunnels and a dozen other farms.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • A number of Colorado land trusts are now working to help ranchers obtain conservation easements.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Easements?
    David Guterson  --  Snow Falling on Cedars
  • *enjoy carnally Some easement* has law y-shapen** us *satisfaction **provided For, John, there is a law that sayeth thus, That if a man in one point be aggriev’d, That in another he shall be relievd.
    Geoffrey Chaucer  --  The Canterbury Tales
  • The good stands for all things that bring easement and satisfaction and surcease from pain.
    Jack London  --  White Fang

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  • Conservation easements are usually of greatest benefit to wealthy gentleman ranchers who earn large incomes from other sources.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Know where Bon Ton Beaute Shoppe is, near easement lock thirteen?
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • Primarily what they need is a concession from some government, a permanent easement on which to build the catapult.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • He was trying to find a way of gaining conservation easements that would protect his land but not sacrifice the financial security of his family.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • And the value of their land, along with the pressure to sell it, often increases when a wealthy neighbor obtains a conservation easement, since the views in the area are more likely to remain unspoiled.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • The doctors, lawyers, and stockbrokers now running cattle on some of Colorado’s most beautiful land can own big ranches, preserve open space with easements, and enjoy the big tax deductions.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • It was a pain and an unrest; and it received easement only by the touch of the new god’s presence.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • Hazel was placed in a tutoring school close to Sidris’ shop—that is, near easement lock thirteen; beauty parlor was by it (Sidris had good business because close enough that our water was piped in, and used without limit as return line took it back for salvage).
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • Had Just reached easement lock thirteen when I heard and felt a sound that scares a Loonie more than anything else—a chuff!
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • So I talked to Finn, told him where L-City transport was, arranged to meet at easement lock thirteen.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • A stilyagi guard kept people away from us to easement lock thirteen.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • And since I shall have none amendement Against my loss, I will have easement: By Godde’s soul, it shall none, other be."
    Geoffrey Chaucer  --  The Canterbury Tales
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