La palabra del día: Usufructo

Masculine noun. From the Latin usus fructus, “use of the fruit”, usufructo is a right of use of a thing belonging to another person. The Civil Code of Spain defines this right in its article 467 as “the right to enjoy the property of others with the obligation to preserve its form and substance, unless the title of its constitution or the law authorizes otherwise”. E.g.: La viuda renunció al usufructo y se produjo una adjudicación de los bienes entonces conocidos entre los tres hermanos: The widow renounced the usufruct, and an adjudication of the assets known at the time was made to the three siblings.
The verb is usufruir: Usted puede usufruir de los siguientes servicios: You can enjoy the following services. dc