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
2 : testatum capias
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Origin and Etymology of testatum
New Latin, from neuter of Latin testatus, past participle of testari
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