Denization


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DENIZATION, Eng. law.. The act by which a foreigner becomes a subject of England; but he has not the rights either of a natural born subject, nor of one who has become naturalized. Bac. Ab. Aliens, B.

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The ones with limited civil rights, without political rights, granted by the king (denization).
(131) Ibid., Part III: Women and Children, ss 10-12; Loss of British Nationality, ss 13-16; Status of Aliens, ss 17 and 18 (property rights, s 17); Procedures and Evidence: ss 19-24; Supplemental, ss 25-28 (ability of His Majesty to grant letters of denization, s 25).
(90) He compiled this information from various sources, including the letters of denization and act of naturalization, returns of aliens, and marriage licenses.