bona adventitia

plural noun bona ad·ven·ti·tia \-ˌadvənˈtish(ē)ə\
variants: or

bona adventicia


Definition of bona adventitia

Roman Law

  1. :  all the property that is acquired by a person through that person's own labor or from persons other than the owner's father and that the owner is permitted to keep subject to the right of the father to enjoy its usufruct —called also peculium adventicium — compare bona materna

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Origin and Etymology of bona adventitia

Latin bona adventicia adventitious goods

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to cast off or become cast off

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