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possession

Exercising dominion or control over property.There are two varieties of real property possession. Actual possession occurs when property is in the immediate physical control and occupancy of a party. Constructive possession exists as to the whole of a property when someone is in actual possession of a part.

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WAYNE'S WORLD: Captain Rooney is frustrated No Qatar heroes Left, Lescott fights for possesion with Clemente, while Milner, Bent, Huddlestone and Crouch look dejected at the end of the game.
We had enough possesion, but did not do enough to win the game," said Cale.
A goal in each half by striker Rhys Yates gave Cardiff Corries a hard fought 2-0 win against Tredegar Town, who had lots of possesion but could score despite the dismissal of Corries' defender Ashley Murray in the first half for a professional foul.
But the Bulldogs surrendered two goals in the game's opening 15 minutes and left Crescenta Valley's field on the humbling end of a 4-0 setback, leaving the Falcons in sole possesion of first place.
North Midlands took advantage of the sin-binning of Hertfordshire prop Richard Bromham for killing the ball as they retained possesion and stretched the defence so that Wilson had space to cross for the score, which went unconverted.
Watson gained possesion 30 yards out and threaded the ball through to right-sided midfielder Richard Garcia.
But the game fell into a familiar pattern: Italy dominating possesion and Wales looking for an opportunity to hit the Azzurri on the break.
Asif Iqbal, aged 21, of Ransom Road, Foleshill, Coventry, possesion of cannabis resin, fined pounds 25 and ordered to forfeit the drug for destruction.
She had an eventful stay in New York, where she managed to get arrested for possesion of marijuana, (http://www.
I would have thought they will feel there is still room for improvement, but they certainly starved us of possesion, both at lineout and scrum.
Three times in green, six tries - a Shane Williams type step for the first and seemed to make ground from every possesion.
Boro controlled the game for long spells but failed to make their possesion and some good chances count and were punished by a Lions side which had not scored a goal at home before Saturday.