Definition of sub-demise in English:

sub-demise

noun

Law
  • A demise acquired from a person who has himself or herself acquired the land or property in question by demise; a sublease.

verb

Law
  • with object To make a further demise of (demised land or property); to sublet.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in William Salkeld (1671–1715), serjeant-at-law and law reporter. From sub- + demise<br>early 19th century. From sub- + demise. Compare earlier sub-demise.

Pronunciation

sub-demise

/ˈsʌbdɪmʌɪz/