res mancipi

plural noun
res man·​ci·​pi | \ (ˈ)rāˈsmäŋkəˌpē, (ˈ)rēzˈman(t)səˌpī \

Definition of res mancipi

: property subject under Roman law to transfer by the formal ceremony of mancipation

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History and Etymology for res mancipi

Latin, literally, things of mancipium

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“Res mancipi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/res%20mancipi. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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