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: shared with others having an interest in the whole
: held jointly, in common, or in indivision with other co-owners [each such tenant in common holds an equal share in the title "O. L. Browder et al."] [each spouse owns a present one-half interest in the community property "Louisiana Civil Code"] compare divided, entire
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.