constitutum possessorium

noun
constitutum pos·​ses·​so·​ri·​um | \ -ˌpōzəˈsōrēəm, -sȯr- \

Definition of constitutum possessorium

Roman law
: the change in intention of one having legal possession of real or personal property whereby the original possessor of the property remains in control but transfers the legal possession to another

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History and Etymology for constitutum possessorium

Latin, agreement of possessors

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“Constitutum possessorium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/constitutum%20possessorium. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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