Definition of Lien

1. Noun. The right to take another's property if an obligation is not discharged.




2. Noun. A large dark-red oval organ on the left side of the body between the stomach and the diaphragm; produces cells involved in immune responses.

Definition of Lien

1. n. A legal claim; a charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty; a right in one to control or hold and retain the property of another until some claim of the former is paid or satisfied.

Definition of Lien

1. Noun. (obsolete) A tendon. ¹

2. Noun. (legal) A legal claim; a charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty. ¹

3. Verb. (Bible archaic) (alternative form of lain) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lien

1. a legal right to hold or sell a debtor's property [n -S]

Medical Definition of Lien

1. An alternate term for spleen and more common to use spleno-. Lien accessorius: accessory spleen. Lien mobilis: floating spleen. Lien succenturiatus: accessory spleen. Origin: L. Lien (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lien

liegances
liege
liege subject
liegedom
liegedoms
liegeman
liegemen
lieger
liegers
lieges
liegewoman
liegewomen
lieing
liement
liements
lien (current term)
lienable
lienal
lienal artery
lienculi
lienculus
lienectomy
lienee
lienees
lienholder
lienholders
lieno-intestinal
lienomedullary
lienomyelogenous
lienopancreatic

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