exclusive right


exclusive right
noun
a right reserved exclusively by a particular person or group (especially a hereditary or official right)
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suffrage was the prerogative of white adult males

Syn: ↑prerogative, ↑privilege, ↑perquisite
Derivationally related forms: ↑privilege (for: ↑privilege)
Hypernyms: ↑right
Hyponyms: ↑easement, ↑privilege of the floor

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • exclusive right — index monopoly, patent, possession (ownership), prerogative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Exclusive right — In Anglo Saxon law, an exclusive right is a de facto, non tangible prerogative existing in law (that is, the power or, in a wider sense, right) to perform an action or acquire a benefit and to permit or deny others the right to perform the same… …   Wikipedia

  • exclusive right — A sole and undivided right or privilege. Vicksburg v Vicksburg Waterworks Co. 202 US 453, 471, 50 L Ed 1102, 1112, 26 S Ct 660. See exclusive right of sale …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • exclusive right — n. right reserved in an exclusive way by a particular person or group; right given by the government to persons to permit or disallow other people from taking specific actions (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exclusive right — noun The power, granted by the government to persons, to allow or disallow others from taking certain actions (through legal force) …   Wiktionary

  • exclusive right — One which only the grantee thereof can exercise, and from which all others are prohibited or shut out …   Black's law dictionary

  • exclusive right to sell listing — see listing Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • exclusive right of production — index copyright Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • exclusive right of sale — The right of an agent to be the sole sale s agent appointed by his principal and to be free from competition by the principal personally. 3 Am J2d Ag § 259. Not the same exactly as an exclusive agency. An exclusive agency to sell having been… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • exclusive right to sell — An exclusive right to sell agreement listing real property for sale prohibits the owner from selling his property either by himself or through another broker without liability while the property is listed with the original broker. Foltz v.… …   Black's law dictionary


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