[ ree-uh l, reel ]
/ ˈri əl, ril /
an estate or property consisting of lands and of all appurtenances to lands, as buildings, crops, or mineral rights (distinguished from personal property).
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Origin of real property
First recorded in 1760–70
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British Dictionary definitions for real property
immovable property, esp land and buildings, including proprietary rights over land, such as mineral rightsAlso called: real estate Compare personal property
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Culture definitions for real property
Property held in the form of land or buildings.
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