contrahent

adjective
con·​tra·​hent | \ ˈkän‧trəhənt \

Definition of contrahent

: entering into covenant : contracting one of the parties contrahent

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History and Etymology for contrahent

Latin contrahent-, contrahens, present participle of contrahere

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“Contrahent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contrahent. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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