/'tʃret(ə)lz/ plural noun
goods, moveable property but not real estate

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.


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  • chattels — chat‧tels [ˈtʆætlz] noun [plural] LAW the things that someone owns, not including land or buildings: • the goods and chattels that made up the Duke s personal estate …   Financial and business terms

  • chattels — index assets, commodities, effects, estate (property), goods, paraphernalia (personal belongings), personalty …   Law dictionary

  • chattels — All property of whatever kind, excluding freehold land and anything permanently affixed to freehold land. Interests in land (e. g. leaseholds) are chattels real. Chattels personal are all movable and tangible articles of property. Chattels… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • chattels — /ˈtʃætlz/ (say chatlz) plural noun 1. movable articles of property. 2. Law a. chattels personal, articles of property both movable and intangible, including debts, patents, copyrights, etc. b. chattels real, a leasehold interest in land. 3.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • chattels — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. belongings, personal possessions, *things, *stuff, personal effects …   English dictionary for students

  • chattels — sb. [chateus]. RG. 471, 569. Another form of ‘cattle’ …   Oldest English Words

  • chattels — chat·tel || tʃætl n. portable possession …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chattels — n. pl. Goods, effects, property other than freehold …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • chattels — Property which is movable and not so connected with the ground as to become a part of the real estate. State v Donahue, 75 Or 409, 144 P 755, 147 P 548, 5 ALR 1121; visible, tangible, movable, personal property. 42 Am J1st Prop § 24 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • CHATTELS — …   Useful english dictionary

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