Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
1) A permanent landmark established to make it possible for surveyors to to ascertain boundaries and create legal descriptions of real estate parcels. A monument can be a natural or an artificial object -- for example, a metal marker, a river, or a tree..2) A legal document.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:20 pm