Word of the Day: usufruct

usu·fruct noun \ˈyü-zə-ˌfrəkt, -sə-\

 Definition of USUFRUCT
1:  the legal right of using and enjoying the fruits or profits of something belonging to another
2:  the right to use or enjoy something

Origin of USUFRUCT

Latin ususfructus, from usus et fructus use and enjoyment

First Known Use: circa 1630

Definition source: http://www.merriam-webster.com

The Word of the Day started with this post.


2 thoughts on “Word of the Day: usufruct”

Don't be shy! I'd love to hear from you.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s