descriptio personae

noun de·scrip·tio per·so·nae \də̇ˈskripshēˌōpə(r)ˈsō(ˌ)nē\

Definition of descriptio personae

  1. :  matter merely descriptive of the persons of the parties and not essential to the validity of a legal document — compare designatio personae

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Origin and Etymology of descriptio personae

Latin, description of the person


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