the power of the state to take private property for public use with payment of compensation to the owner.
(law) the right of a state to confiscate private property for public use, payment usually being made to the owners in compensation
The right of a government to take private property for a public purpose, usually with just compensation of the owner.
[em-uh-nuh nt-lee] /ˈem ə nənt li/ adverb 1. highly; very: He is eminently qualified. /ˈɛmɪnəntlɪ/ adverb 1. extremely: eminently sensible /ˈɛmɪnənt/ adjective 1. above others in rank, merit, or reputation; distinguished: an eminent scientist 2. (prenominal) noteworthy, conspicuous, or outstanding: eminent good sense 3. projecting or protruding; prominent adj. early 15c., from Middle French éminent […]
[ye-mee-ne-skoo] /ˌyɛ miˈnɛ skʊ/ noun 1. Mihail [mee-hah-eel] /ˌmi hɑˈil/ (Show IPA), (Mihail Iminovici) 1850–89, Romanian poet.
emiocytosis e·mi·o·cy·to·sis or e·mei·o·cy·to·sis (ē’mē-ō-sī-tō’sĭs) n. See exocytosis.
[uh-meer, ey-meer, ey-meer] /əˈmɪər, eɪˈmɪər, ˈeɪ mɪər/ noun 1. a chieftain, prince, commander, or head of state in some Islamic countries. 2. a title of honor of the descendants of Muhammad. 3. (initial capital letter) the former title of the ruler of Afghanistan. 4. a title of certain Turkish officials. /ɛˈmɪə/ noun (in the Islamic […]