in perpetuity


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in perpetuity

Indefinitely; forever. Thanks to the generous donation, the painting will be held with the museum in perpetuity.

in perpetuity

for an indefinitely long period of time; eternally. My trust fund generates income in perpetuity. The right for the road to cross my land was granted in perpetuity to the county.

in perpetuity

For all time, forever, as in This land was given to the state in perpetuity. [First half of 1400s]

in perpeˈtuity

(formal) for all time in the future; forever: They do not own the land in perpetuity.

in perpetuity

For an indefinite period of time; forever.
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In particular, the recently approved "Provenance" field, providing a "statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation," will help ensure data integrity throughout its life cycle and, it is hoped, in perpetuity.
If an easement is extinguished, the conservation purpose may be treated as protected in perpetuity if (1) the restrictions ore extinguished by judicial proceeding and (2) all of the donee's proceeds from a sale or exchange of the properly are used by the donee in a manner consistent with the gift's conservation purpose.