dolus malus

noun dolus ma·lus \-ˈmäləs, -ˈmāl-\

Definition of dolus malus

Roman, civil, & Scots law

  1. :  fraud and misrepresentation that is actionable and punishable or is ground for rescinding the transaction resulting from it

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Origin and Etymology of dolus malus

Latin, bad deceit

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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