mancipant

noun

man·​ci·​pant
-pənt
plural -s
Roman law
: one who transfers property by mancipation
opposed to mancipee

Word History

Etymology

Latin mancipant-, mancipans, present participle of mancipare

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“Mancipant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mancipant. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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