designatio personae

des·​ig·​na·​tio per·​so·​nae | \ ˌdezigˈnāshēˌōpə(r)ˈsō(ˌ)nē \

Definition of designatio personae

: matter designating the persons who are parties to and essential to the validity of a document — compare descriptio personae

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History and Etymology for designatio personae

Latin, designation of the person

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“Designatio personae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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