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Define That Term #109

Thursday's term was pendent jurisdiction, which is defined as:

n. in federal procedure, the policy that allows a federal court to decide a legal question normally tried in state courts because it is based on the same facts as a lawsuit which is under federal court jurisdiction. (It also may be spelled: pendant).

No one guessed.

Today's term is (flashback to Property class)

in fee simple.

No dictionaries, please.

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