dominium directum

noun dominium di·rec·tum \-də̇ˈrektəm, -ˌdīˈ-\

Definition of dominium directum

  1. Roman & feudal law :  the general ownership of property of one holding the title —called also superiority —contrasted with dominium utile

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Origin and Etymology of dominium directum

Latin, direct ownership

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