tempus deliberandi

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

Definition of tempus deliberandi

Roman, civil, & Scots law
: the time formerly permitted to an heir to decide whether to accept an inheritance — compare jus deliberandi

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Latin, time for deliberating

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“Tempus deliberandi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tempus%20deliberandi. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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