facio ut des

noun

fa·​cio ut des
ˈfäkēˌōˌu̇tˈdās
: a commutative contract in which one party performs something in order that another may give something in return

Word History

Etymology

Latin, I do that you may give

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“Facio ut des.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/facio%20ut%20des. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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