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tolling

A suspension of a statute of limitations time period.In adverse possession,the time period may be tolled while the record owner is a minor child and unable to bring a lawsuit to oust trespassers in possession of his or her property. Parties in disputes often contractually agree to toll all applicable statutes of limitations while they pursue negotiations; otherwise a rapidly approaching expiration date would force them into litigation just to avoid loss of valuable rights.

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Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) revolutionized tolling by allowing drivers to roll through toll booths while being charged electronically.
However, an evaluator should directly link the impairment to the expected result (death), so that the Service will have definitive proof that tolling is appropriate.