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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