nuisance

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nuisance

Anything that causes inconvenience, annoyance, or disturbance of normal physiology.
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Despite the fact that in one form or another the tort of nuisance has been around for hundreds of years, courts have never gotten around to offering even a tentative list of land use priorities which we could use as a guide.
The tort of nuisance and its civilian cousin, troubles de voisinage, moderate the relationships between neighbours.