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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sei·zin /ˈsizṇ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sei·zin n.
 1. Law Possession; possession of an estate of froehold. It may be either in deed or in law; the former when there is actual possession, the latter when there is a right to such possession by construction of law. In some of the United States seizin means merely ownership.
 2. The act of taking possession. [Obs.]
 3. The thing possessed; property.
 Note:Commonly spelt by writers on law seisin.
 Livery of seizin. Eng. Law See Note under Livery, 1.