Definition of easement noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈiːzmənt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈiːzmənt//
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  1. 1(law) the right to cross or use somebody’s land for a particular purpose
  2. 2(literary) a state or feeling of peace or happiness
  3. Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French aisement, from aisier, from the phrase a aise ‘at ease’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: easement