ob·​li·​ga·​tum | \ ˌäbləˈgätəm, -ātəm \
plural obligata\ -​ätə , -​ātə \

Definition of obligatum

: a proposition that is not self-contradictory and that is assumed for argument in scholastic disputation

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History and Etymology for obligatum

New Latin, literally, obligation, from Latin, neuter of obligatus, past participle of obligare

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“Obligatum.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/obligatum. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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