tempus deliberandi

noun tem·pus de·li·be·ran·di \ˈtempəsdə̇ˌlibəˈrandē, -nˌdī\

Definition of tempus deliberandi

Roman, civil, & Scots law

  1. :  the time formerly permitted to an heir to decide whether to accept an inheritance — compare jus deliberandi

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Origin and Etymology of tempus deliberandi

Latin, time for deliberating

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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