Definition of induciae
1 : a delay allowed for the performance of a legal obligation: such as a in Roman, civil, English, or Scots law (1) or induciae legales \-lə̇ˈgā(ˌ)lēz\ : time granted to a party to appear in answer to a summons or citation (2) : time granted for the preparation of a case for trial b in old maritime law : a period of 20 days after the safe arrival of a vessel under bottomry allowed for the sale of the cargo and the payment of the creditor's claim
2 in international law : a truce or cessation of hostilities : armistice
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Origin and Etymology of induciae
Latin induciae, indutiae truce, pause
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