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(Encyclopedia) estate. 1 In property law, see property; tenure. 2 In constitutional law, an estate denotes an organized class of society with a separate voice in government. Representation by estate?

estate tax

(Encyclopedia) estate tax: see inheritance tax.

Brades Estate

(Encyclopedia) Brades Estate or Brades, town (2005 est. pop. 1,000), interim capital of the British dependency of Montserrat, in the N part of the island. The original capital, Plymouth, was ravaged?

Biltmore Estate

Asheville, N.C.Designed in 1895 by Richard Morris Hunt photo by Carol M. Highsmith The American Institute of Architects and Harris Interactive selected Biltmore Estate as?

Palos Verdes Estates

(Encyclopedia) Palos Verdes Estates p?l?s vrd?z, city (1990 pop. 13,512), Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1939. It is a residential community.

Jesuit Estates Act

(Encyclopedia) Jesuit Estates Act j?zh?w?t, j?z?, law adopted in 1888 by the Quebec legislature, partly to indemnify the Society of Jesus for Jesuit property confiscated by the British during the?

Real Estate Agent

What is this job like? Real estate agents help people buy and sell houses. They must be able to say approximately how much money a house is worth. They need to know what the neighborhoods in?