Definition of tutela
1 Roman, civil, & Scots law : the right or power of a tutor over his ward : the relation of a tutor to his ward or pupil
2 Roman law : a guardianship over a woman regardless of age who is not under marital or paternal power exercised by certain of her relatives by law
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Origin and Etymology of tutela
Latin, protection, guardianship, guardian
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