- materialman's lien
A statutory lien afforded to persons who furnish materials for the construction, improvement or alteration of a structure (SA-Bankruptcy.com)
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materialman's lien — see lien Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 … Law dictionary
materialman's lien — A lien now generally provided under mechanic s lien statutes for the protection of one who supplies materials for use in the construction of a building or other improvement. See mechanic s lien … Ballentine's law dictionary
materialman's lien — A lien against real property created under state laws that give a person who supplies materials used to repair or improve real estate the right to place a lien against the property if that person is not paid. American Banker Glossary … Financial and business terms
materialman's lien — By statute in most states, a person who furnishes material for the construction, improvement or alteration of a building or other structure has a priority for payment of his claim based on his lien as a supplier of such materials. See also… … Black's law dictionary
materialman's lien — noun : a lien on property for materials supplied compare mechanic s lien … Useful english dictionary
materialman — noun artificer, builder, constructor, contractor, designer, deviser, engineer, outfitter, provider, supplier associated concepts: materialman s lien Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
lien — /liy(a)n/ A claim, encumbrance, or charge on property for payment of some debt, obligation or duty. Sullins v. Sullins, 65 Wash.2d 283, 396 P.2d 886, 888. Qualified right of property which a creditor has in or over specific property of his debtor … Black's law dictionary
lien, materialman’s — n. See lien, mechanic’s The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 … Law dictionary
materialman — A person who supplies materials for use in the construction of a building or other structure. A person to whom the protection of a mechanic s lien statute is now generally extended. See mechanic s lien … Ballentine's law dictionary
materialman's maritime lien — The lien upon a ship under federal or state statute for necessary materials or supplies furnished the vessel in port, especially her home port. 48 Am J1st Ship §§ 552 et seq … Ballentine's law dictionary