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Tenant

A partial owner of a security, or the holder of some property. See: Lessee.

Tenant

One who has obtained the right to use land, a house, and/or other property owned by someone else. Sometimes, this includes the right to develop land belonging to another, but normally it is the right to live on an already developed property. The contract governing a lessee's rights is a lease; it generally includes the lessee's right to use the property under certain conditions without undue interference from the lessor for the period of time described in the lease. In exchange, the lessee pays rent.

tenant

(1) One who leases real property. (2) One who has an estate in land,such as a joint tenant with right of survivorship.

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Hsiu-Lan Shelley Tien and Chia-Huei Lin, Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei; Shu-Chi Chen, Department of Guidance and Counseling, National Changhua University of Education, Chang-Hua, Taiwan.
Thailand's Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for Tien on June 7 based on an extradition request by the U.
It's cute and benign on one level, but at the same time it really should remind us of what can be deduced and inferred from TV watching,'' Tien said.
Silicon Harbor will be mainly financed by H&Q Asia Pacific, which will be the major shareholder in the project, according to Tien who said it would be the company's largest single investment to date.
A former schoolteacher in Vietnam, Tien acknowledges that acculturation has its hazards.
Far from distancing himself from his background, Tien has made it a prominent part of his public image.
Tien Tien is hard working, driven, a great entrepreneur.
Tien remarked, "A project of this size requires a certain financial commitment to be made by all parties involved in order for it to be completed on a timely basis and that was unable to be achieved in time to meet certain deadlines.
So much so that football in the community manager Scott Young took it to Malaysia to show chairman Dato' Chan Tien Ghee on a recent visit.
Tien stressed the role of online travel planning, which will have major influence over global travel trend and benefit many economies in the near future.
Khoan Lin Phung, 48, her brother Tien Phung 51, and partner Quang Ngo, 36, ran the drugs operation between January 2006 until August 2008.
The Merseyside Chinese Community Development Association''s (MCCDA) Luncheon Club set up the HARD WORK: Tien Tien Binh who took part in the project allotment scheme thanks to funding and support from Liverpool Mutual Homes.