LIENS, MORTGAGES AND PLEDGES
LIENS IN GENERAL
45-101. Liens defined. A lien is a charge imposed in some mode other than by a transfer in trust upon specific property by which it is made security for the performance of an act.
[(45-101) R.S., sec. 3325; reen. R.C. & C.L., sec. 3373; C.S., sec. 6340; I.C.A., sec. 44-101.]