Examples from the Web for estoppel
To create a corporation by estoppel, there must be an organization assuming to act as a corporation.
Peter stood in the sunshine, looking at the estoppel clause, his lips agape.Birthright|T.S. Stribling
The question relating to estoppel, is thus stated there in abstract terms.Ten Thousand a-Year (Vol. 2)|Samuel Warren
Ultimately, very specific human emotions are affected by the rule of the corpus delicti, or the rule governing pleas in estoppel.The Value of Money|Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
In the latter statement the members of the Oregon Milling Company, who signed the petition, stated an estoppel to themselves.Dr. John McLoughlin, the Father of Oregon|Frederick Van Voorhies Holman
British Dictionary definitions for estoppel
Word Origin for estoppel
Word Origin and History for estoppel
1530s, from Old French estopail, literally "bung, cork," from estoper (see estop).