aemulatio vicini

noun ae·mu·la·tio vi·ci·ni \ˌī-mü-ˈlä-tē-ˌō-wi-ˈkē-(ˌ)nē\

Definition of aemulatio vicini


aemulationes vicini


civil & Scots law

  1. :  the exercise of a legal right only to cause annoyance, harm, or injury to another

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Origin and Etymology of aemulatio vicini

Latin, malevolence or jealousy of a neighbor

First Known Use: circa 1722

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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