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Definition of the noun alienage

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noun - plural: alienages

  1. the quality of being alien

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  1. The status of being an alien; being from elsewhere

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Google previewRacial Politics in an Era of Transnational Citizenship (2004)

The 1996 "Asian Donorgate" Controversy in Perspective by Michael Chang

Alienage is a growing interdisciplinary field of study that does not take for granted the cultural and legal distinctions between "alien" and "citizen." It recognizes that citizenship is socially constructed. It is an important conceptual perspective for ...

Google previewIslam and Liberal Citizenship (2009)

The Search for an Overlapping Consensus by Andrew F. March

Loyal resident alienage is a very plausible Islamic response to living in a nonMuslim society. The response would justify residence and basic political obligation but call for no meaningful engagement with the society, contribution to its ...

Google previewThe Elements of Law; Being a Comprehensive Summary of American Civil Jurisprudence (1835)

by Francis HILLIARD

As an alien cannot hold lands, alienage is a good plea to a real action;– but may be obviated by proving naturalization or some other fact which confers citizenship . The plea of “the general issue” or “nul disseisin is an acknowledgment of ...

Google previewThe Law of Refugee Status (2014)

by James C. Hathaway, Michelle Foster

As Shacknove observed, “alienage is an unnecessary condition for establishing refugee status. It. . . is a subset of a broader category: the physical access of the international community to the unprotected person”: A. Shacknove, “Who Is a ...

Google previewReports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Alabama (1835)

by George Noble Stewart

Alienage is a good defence in ejectment under the ge- 2 Sel.110. nera| jssue>a By JUDGE SAFFOLD.


The Law Enforcement Manual of Terrorism Prevention by Dean T. Olson

Alienage is a permissible factor when coupled with articulable facts ...

Google previewThe Law-dictionary (1797)

Explaining the Rise, Progress, and Present State, of the English Law, in Theory and Practice; Defining and Interpreting the Terms Or Words of Art; and Comprising Copious Information, Historical, Political, and Commercial, on the Subjects of Our Law, Trade, and Government by Sir Thomas Edlyne Tomlins

Alienage is a plea in abatement , ...

Google previewThe Law-dictionary, Explaining the Rise Progress and Present State of the British Law Etc. The 4. Ed. with Extensive Additions ... by Thomas Colpitts Granger (1835)

by Thomas Edlyne Tomlins

Alienage is a plea in abatement, now discouraged, and but seldom used; the following, however, appears to be still law on the subject: It may be pleaded in abatement, in an action real, personal, or mixed, that the demandant or plaintiff is an ...



Alienage. The state of being an alien. — Webster. Neither this nor the following word is to be found in the English dictionaries, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the Laws of England (1897)

Being a New Abridgment by the Most Eminent Legal Authorities by Sir Alexander Wood Renton, William Bowstead

As to a British-born subject of full age, and under no disability, becoming an alien , see ALIENAGE. The terms alien friend (alien amy) and alien enemy are used to designate an alien belonging to a country which is at peace or at war with Great ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms (1877)

A Glossary of Words and Phrases Usually Regarded as Peculiar to the United States by John Russell Bartlett

Alienage. The state of being an alien. — Webster. Neither this nor the following word is to be found in the English dictionaries, except the recent one ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Words and Phrases Used in Ancient and Modern Law (2000)

by Arthur English

Alienage. The condition or status (legal) of an alien. Alienare. To alien or alienate; to make another's; to transfer to another. Alienate Same as ALIENARH. Alienatio mantis.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of American Law (2009)

by David Andrew Schultz

alienage means it has selected to accomplish its compelling interest are least intrusive on individual rights. Some lower courts have rejected affirmative action outright (Hopwood v. Texas, 999 F. Supp. 872 [1998]). Voters in California and ...

Google previewThe Making of Modern Immigration: An Encyclopedia of People and Ideas [2 volumes] (2012)

An Encyclopedia of People and Ideas by Patrick J. Hayes

At some level, the Supreme Court recognizes that a person's alienage provides a “presumptively suspect” justification for differential treatment.

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Scrabble value of A1L1I1E1N1A1G2E1

The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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