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 for Yielding and paying
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Yielding \Yield"ing\, a.
     Inclined to give way, or comply; flexible; compliant;
     accommodating; as, a yielding temper.
     [1913 Webster]
     Yielding and paying (Law), the initial words of that clause
        in leases in which the rent to be paid by the lessee is
        mentioned and reserved. --Burrill.
        [1913 Webster]
     Syn: Obsequious; attentive.
     Usage: Yielding, Obsequious, Attentive. In many cases a
            man may be attentive or yielding in a high degree
            without any sacrifice of his dignity; but he who is
            obsequious seeks to gain favor by excessive and mean
            compliances for some selfish end.
            [1913 Webster] -- Yield"ing*ly, adv. --
            Yield"ing*ness, n.
            [1913 Webster]

From Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856) :

  YIELDING AND PAYING, contracts. These words, when used in a lease, 
  constitute a covenant on the part of the lessee to pay the rent; Platt on 
  Coven. 50; 3 Penna. Rep. 464; 1 Sid. 447, pl. 9; 2 Lev. 206; 3 T. R. 402; 1 
  Barn. & Cres. 416; S. C. 2 Dow. & Ry. 670; but whether it be an express 
  covenant or not, seems not to be settled. Sty. 387, 406, 451; Sid. 240, 266; 
  2 Lev. 206; S. C., T. Jones, 102 3 T. R. 402. 
       2. In Pennsylvania, it has been decided to be a covenant running with 
  the land. 3 Penna. Reports, 464. Vide 1 Saund. 233, n. 1; 9 Verm. R. 191. 

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