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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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But Nakagawa also said that discussing the possibility of possessing nuclear weapons and actually moving to possess them are ''two different things,'' suggesting that the issue should be left as a discussion topic for the moment.
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All possess considerable financial and management leadership experience, which will facilitate HydroGen's development as a revenue-producing enterprise.