It should be mentioned that not every part of territory is alienable by the owner-State.
The first or lowest consisted of villains in gross, who were alienable at pleasure.
A man's character, it will be argued, is an alienable personal possession.
The discovery that he had an alienable superiority over free land and free landowners would sharpen this rule.
And so, again, the lords rights under the commendation seem to constitute an alienable and heritable seignory.
An interesse termini is a right in rem, alienable at common law, and transmissible to the executors of the lessee.
Every man may engage his services and his time; but he cannot sell himself; his person is not an alienable property.
Only pieces of land together with the appurtenant territorial waters are alienable parts of territory.