constituta

noun

Definition of constituta

plural of constitutum

Roman law
: an agreement not made by formal stipulation whereby one promises to discharge on a given day at a fixed place an existing obligation or to give security for its fulfillment

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“Constituta.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/constituta. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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