lex mercatoria

noun lex mer·ca·to·ria \ -ˌmərkəˈtōrēə \
variants: or lex mercatorum \-rəm\

Definition of lex mercatoria

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Origin and Etymology of lex mercatoria

lex mercatoria from Medieval Latin, literally, mercantile law; lex mercatorum from New Latin, literally, law of merchants


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