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fixtures

the doctrine by which most legal systems (including those of England and Scotland) accept that eventually moveable property can become real or heritable by affixing the moveable thing to the realty or heritage. In Roman law, in civilian jurisdictions including Scotland, reference is often made to the maxim inaedificatum solo, solo cedit: ‘that which is attached to the land accrues to the land.’ Unfortunately, the precise rules differ from system to system and from occasion to occasion, thus what is fixed between heir and estate is not always the same as between buyer and seller or between landlord and tenant. Thus, to sell the land is to sell the buildings on it. To sell a shop is to sell the shelves on the wall. In difficult cases, two main factors are often considered:
  1. (1) the ease of movement; thus, even heavy machinery that is not bolted to the ground maybe a fixture;
  2. (2) the damage done by removal, often making easily moveable things that are bolted to walls fixtures.
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He regretted that she did not feel inclined to go with him and select new fixtures.
An orchard, good tillage, good grounds, seem a fixture, like a gold mine, or a river, to a citizen; but to a large farmer, not much more fixed than the state of the crop.
Yet this incessant movement and progression which all things partake could never become sensible to us but by contrast to some principle of fixture or stability in the soul.
Here and there the hills fell away in long, low points, and broke the sameness of the outline, or setting to the long and wide field of snow, which, without house, tree, fence, or any other fixture, resembled so much spot less cloud settled to the earth.
It was vain to try to read with such an inscrutable fixture before me; nor could I, in impatience, consent to be dumb; he might rebuff me if my he liked, but talk I would.
I made out that I was fastened to a stout perpendicular ladder a few inches from the wall - a fixture there - the means of ascent to the loft above.
Tenders are invited for bay #1- (12) 8~ strip fixtures with new led strip fixtures; bay #2-(5) 8~ strip fixtures with new led strip fixtures; bay #3 (2) 4~ strip fixtures and (2) 8~ strip fixtures with new led strip fixtures; and lot conduit and wire.
com)-- Plumbing fixtures are a replaceable device that can be connected with the plumbing system to drain and deliver water.
A Premier League spokesman said: "We understand the excitement that a new set of Premier League fixtures holds to the fans and media.
My client had 2-foot by 4-foot T-12 recessed fixtures with four lamps behind a lens (see photo 1).
California's Title 24 divides lighting fixtures into high efficacy (an efficient source in a hard-wired or GU-24 base fixture) and low efficacy fixtures (Edison base fixtures and track lighting), and then puts limits on where and how much wattage for low efficacy fixtures can be used.
OFFICIALS at the Med Imaging Liverpool and District Cricket Competition (LDCC) have bowed to pressure and revised next season's fixtures.