Cesser vs Cessor - What's the difference?

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Cesser is a related term of cessor.


In legal|lang=en terms the difference between cesser and cessor

is that cesser is (legal) a neglect of a tenant to perform services, or make payment, for two years while cessor is (legal) in english law, one who is dilatory, negligent, and delinquent in his duty or service, and who thereby incurred the danger of the law, and was liable to have the writ of cessavit brought against him.

As nouns the difference between cesser and cessor

is that cesser is (legal) a neglect of a tenant to perform services, or make payment, for two years while cessor is (legal) in english law, one who is dilatory, negligent, and delinquent in his duty or service, and who thereby incurred the danger of the law, and was liable to have the writ of cessavit brought against him.

cesser

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (legal) A neglect of a tenant to perform services, or make payment, for two years.
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    cessor

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (legal) In English law, one who is dilatory, negligent, and delinquent in his duty or service, and who thereby incurred the danger of the law, and was liable to have the writ of cessavit brought against him.
  • (obsolete) One who determined the amount of a cess; an assessor.
  • References

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