tes·​ta·​tum | \ teˈstātəm, -ātəm \
plural testata\ -​ātə , -​ātə \

Definition of testatum

1 : the portion of the ordinary purchase deed that contains the statement of the consideration, the words incorporating covenants for title, and the operative words

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History and Etymology for testatum

New Latin, from neuter of Latin testatus, past participle of testari

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“Testatum.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/testatum. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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