curator bonis

noun curator bo·nis \-ˈbōnə̇s\

Definition of curator bonis


curators bonis

Scots law

  1. :  a guardian in charge of the goods, property, or person of a minor or incompetent person

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Origin and Etymology of curator bonis

New Latin, literally, curator for goods

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