servitus

noun

ser·​vi·​tus
ˈservəˌtüs
plural servitutes
ˌ⸗⸗ˈtüˌtās
1
Roman law : servitude, slavery, subjection
2
Roman law : easement

Word History

Etymology

Latin servitut-, servitus, from servus slave

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“Servitus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/servitus. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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