kyrrsetning

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

kyrrsetning f (genitive singular kyrrsetningar, nominative plural kyrrsetningar)

  1. (law, of property, not of ships or cargo) an attachment, a blocking, an injunction
    Kyrrsetning eigna.
    An attachment of property.
  2. (law, shipping, of ships or cargo) an arrest, a detention
  3. detention syn.

Derived termsEdit

  • aflétta kyrrsetningu (to lift a detention)
  • kyrrsetningarhlutfall (retention rate)
  • kyrrsetningargreiðsla (retention allowance)
  • reglur um kyrrsetningu (detentions)

SynonymsEdit

  • (detention): def. þvingunarvistun, hald
Last modified on 6 March 2011, at 00:20