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In this Part and in Parts 3 and 4 of this Act—
“chargeable expenses” means expenses chargeable against the debtor in accordance with this Part of this Act;
“dwellinghouse” does not include—
a garage, even although it forms part of the structure or building which consists of or includes the dwellinghouse; or
other structures or buildings used in connection with the dwellinghouse,
but does include a mobile home or other place used as a dwelling;
“exceptional attachment order” has the meaning given by section 47(1) below;
“mobile home” means a caravan, houseboat or other moveable structure used as a dwelling;
“non-essential assets” has the meaning given by schedule 2 to this Act;
“officer” means the officer of court appointed by a creditor for the purposes of executing an attachment and arranging for the removal and auction of the articles attached;
“sum recoverable” means the debt in respect of which the attachment is executed together with any interest thereon and any chargeable expenses; and
“summary warrant” means a summary warrant granted under, or by virtue of, any enactment.
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