Abutted financial definition of abutted
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To touch or to lie next to. The term is used in property
to determine the obligations of a homeowner or the municipality.
Next to, touching, contiguous. Typically arises in the context of whether property owners have a duty to clean snow, ice, and debris from the sidewalks abutting their property.
References in periodicals archive
The expansion joint that plaintiff's toe contacted abutted
solely the Mercado property.
The lesion had eroded the confines of the bony canal and abutted
on the temporomandibular joint capsule.
The first bicuspid and cuspid are double abutted
for a five-tooth bridge, which involves two large bicuspid pontics and a molar ceramco abutment.