Law Dictionary

jus ad rem

noun \-ad-ˈrem, -äd-\

Legal Definition of jus ad rem

  1. :  a personal right to possession of property that usually arises from a contractual obligation (as a lease) — compare jus in re

Origin and Etymology of jus ad rem

Medieval Latin, right to a thing


Learn More about jus ad rem


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up jus ad rem? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!