dominant tenement


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dominant tenement

n. same as dominant estate.

dominant tenement

see EASEMENT.
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When said easement is awarded to the owner of the dominant tenement, it shall be in compliance with s.
Wilson J in Weigall v Toman (58) dealt with an easement for the exclusive use of a garage on the servient tenement which allowed the owner of the dominant tenement to garage their motor vehicle as the steep gradient of the dominant tenement did not provide adequate vehicular access.
Thomson has acquired a dominant tenement position in the newly identified mineral belt which is believed to be the northwestern extension in NSW of the rich Lachlan Fold Belt under cover.