de excommunicato capiendo
Definition of de excommunicato capiendo
: an ancient writ ordering the imprisonment of an excommunicated person until he or she submitted to the church
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Origin and Etymology of de excommunicato capiendo
New Latin, literally, of seizing an excommunicated person
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