propter defectum

adverb
propter de·​fec·​tum | \ -di-ˈfek-təm \

Legal Definition of propter defectum

: because of a defect (as residence or relationship) the disqualification of a juror propter defectum

History and Etymology for propter defectum

Medieval Latin

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“Propter defectum.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/propter%20defectum. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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