\sˈe͡ɪsiɡˈad͡ʒəɹi], \sˈeɪsiɡˈadʒəɹi], \s_ˈeɪ_s_i_ɡ_ˈa_dʒ_ə_ɹ_i]\
Definitions of SAISIE-GAGERIE,
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French law. A conservatory act of execution, by which the owner, or principal lessor of a house or farm, causes the furniture of the house or farm leased, and on which he has a lien, to be seized, in order to obtain the rent due to him. It is similar to the distress of the common law. Dall. Dict. h. t.
By John Bouvier