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TO HAVE. These words are used in deeds for the conveyance of land, in that clause which usually declared for what estate the land is granted. The same as Habendum. (q.v.) Vide Habendum; Tenendum.

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Every little while you give me to understand that you haven't asked me to marry you yet.
I haven't been out anywhere since I don't know how long.
That's all I know, but I haven't the slightest idea in the world where to look for Miss Kircher.
I'll try--I've been pretty weak since a lion mauled me and the guards beat me up, and too, I haven't eaten since yesterday.
I haven't a doubt," thought the lawyer, "of what he means to do next.
I haven't begun to show you my oddities yet, so you must make up your mind to worse shocks than this," he said, with such a whimsical look that she was glad the sound of a bell prevented her showing more plainly what a blow her little vanities had already received.
I haven't put these things on right, I dare say, but I do like them so much
Why, I haven't done anything but given you a bit of candy
There have been many polls after Brexit, I haven't seen one suggesting 68% would now vote for Brexit, I have seen them showing the other way though
YOU HAVEN'T HAD TIME TO WORK OUT THE CHEAT: Nuriss Bingo-Wing Fade-Away Cream, PS65, nuriss.
International Transport Workers' Federation National Coordinator Dean Summers said the seafarers haven't been paid since September.
Rovers haven't lost since the end of September, and a late Jordan Rhodes brace helped them hit from behind to beat Leeds last time out.