They could be possessed even by wrong, and possessory remedies were given for them.
Modern German statutes have followed in the same path so far as to give the possessory remedies to tenants and some others.
To the book-collector they appeal less in a possessory sense than as works of reference.
A way, until it becomes a right of way, is just as little susceptible of being held by a possessory title as a contract.
The French government had persistently refused to assist the States and possessory princes in the recovery of this stronghold.
The American state denies to the church all possessory rights unless incorporated by itself.
The position held at first by sufferance may ripen into a possessory title, provided he sticks to his claim.
He loudly pronounced the proceedings of the possessory princes to be utterly illegal, and contrary to all precedent.
It abhors the absence of proprietary or possessory rights as a kind of vacuum.
The Queen-Regent as then advised meant to wash her hands of the possessory princes once and for ever.