Origin of vested
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Examples from the Web for non-vested
Schools were 79 divided into two classes—vested and non-vested.
State aid to non-vested schools was withdrawn as from 31st December, 1880.
- property law having a present right to the immediate or future possession and enjoyment of propertyCompare contingent
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Word Origin and History for non-vested
"established, secured, settled," 1766, past participle adjective from vest (v.).
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