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realty

[ree-uh l-tee, reel-]
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noun
  1. real property or real estate.
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Origin of realty

First recorded in 1400–50, realty is from the late Middle English word realte. See real1, -ty2
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Related Words for realties

estate, soil, terrain, home, earth, continent, ground, plot, district, area, field, homeland, territory, beach, province, parcel, countryside, acreage, tract, nation

British Dictionary definitions for realties

realty

noun
  1. another term for real property
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Word Origin and History for realties

realty

n.

1660s, "real estate," from earlier meaning (1540s) "real possession," earlier "reality" (mid-15c.), from real (adj.) + -ty (2). Cf. reality.

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