culpa levis in concreto


culpa levis in con·​cre·​to
Roman & civil law
: ordinary negligence arising from one's failure to exercise such care in the interest of another as he exercises in his own affairs

Word History


New Latin, literally, slight negligence in the concrete

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“Culpa levis in concreto.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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