general lien definition

  • adjective:
    • the right to detain a chattel, etc., until payment is constructed of any balance because of on a general account.
    • a right to detain a chattel, etc., until payment is made of any stability due on a broad account.
    • a right to detain a chattel, etc., until repayment is made of any stability because of on an over-all account.
  • noun:
    • a lien on all residential property had by a debtor and not only a particular property
    • a lien on most of the residential property owned by a debtor and not soleley a certain property
    • a lien on all home owned by a debtor and not just a certain home

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