dominium

noun do·min·i·um \dəˈminēəm\

Definition of dominium

plural

-s

  1. 1 Roman law :  absolute ownership of corporeal property by a person subject only to the power of the state and including the right to use and enjoy, the right to take profit therefrom, and the right of disposal

  2. 2 [Medieval Latin, from Latin] in medieval Europe & England a :  any of various property rights; especially :  ownership b :  political power (as through lordship, sovereignty, suzerainty)

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Origin and Etymology of dominium

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