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BUILDING, estates. An edifice erected by art, and fixed upon or over the soil, composed of stone, brick, marble, wood, or other proper substance, 'Connected together, and designed for use in the position in which it is so fixed. Every building is an accessory to the soil, and is, therefore, real estate: it belongs to the owner of the soil. Cruise, tit. 1, S. 46. Vide 1 Chit. Pr. 148, 171; Salk. 459; Hob. 131; 1 Mete. 258; Broom's Max. 172.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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In the U.S., CBRE said there are at least five multi-story warehouses underway or in the planning stages in New York City, Seattle, and San Francisco, which, if successful, could serve as a pacesetter for future developments in other cities with similar conditions.
MHI Parking is currently focusing on next-generation multi-story parking facilities engineered to save energy and protect the environment.
After realizing that it concerned many Jews all over the world who live in multi-story buildings, he decided to delve into it.
besides a multi-story building close to the emergency section of the hospital.
If the plan for selling these lots pulls off, only in Skopje there will be as many as seven multi-story garages and three new hotels in a few years.
It's not the count down to the dusty demise of a multi-story office building by implosion.
Floor utility spaces in multi-story underground structures cannot hold large amounts of water and may collapse floors below.
And with work commencing soon on a new 65-bedroomed Days Hotel adjoining the complex and a 480-space multi-story car park, the theatre is proving a major tourist attraction for the area.
The Housing and Development Board (HDB) of Singapore recently announced plans to launch a pilot project next February using a hydrogen fuel cell (FC) system developed by Bend, OR-based IdaTech to power three multi-story HDB carparks in Pasir Ris, Singapore.
Hegi specialized in structural and seismic design for buildings of all types and is considered an expert in the design of single- and multi-story post-tensioned concrete systems.
is offering Emergency Evacuations from Multi-Story Buildings.
The attack targeted a multi-story building in Qarara, near the town of Khan Younis, in the southern part of Gaza.

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