chirographary

adjective chi·rog·ra·phary \ kīˈrägrəˌferē , ¦kīrə¦grafərē \

Definition of chirographary

of a legal entity
: created or evidenced by means of a chirograph
  • a chirographary debt
  • a chirographary creditor

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Origin and Etymology of chirographary

Late Latin chirographarius, from Latin chirographum chirograph + Latin -arius -ary


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