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statutory tenantnoun [C]

uk   us   LAW, PROPERTY
someone who ​rents a ​property and has the ​legalright to ​stay there ​even after their tenancyagreement has ​ended: The ​rules for ​succession after the death of a ​statutorytenant have been ​changed.
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