donatio mortis causa


donatio mortis causa
See gift causa mortis.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • donatio mortis causa — n [Latin, literally, gift in contemplation of death]: donation mortis causa at donation Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Donatio mortis causa — A donatio mortis causa (Latin, meaning gift on the occasion of death ) is a gift made during the life of the donor which is conditional upon, and takes effect upon, death (in the United States, it is often referred to as a gift causa mortis). It… …   Wikipedia

  • donatio mortis causa — /downeysh(iy)ow mortas koza/ A gift made by a person in sickness, who, apprehending his death, delivers, or causes to be delivered, to another the possession of any personal goods, to keep as his own in case of the donor s decease. The civil law… …   Black's law dictionary

  • donatio mortis causa — /downeysh(iy)ow mortas koza/ A gift made by a person in sickness, who, apprehending his death, delivers, or causes to be delivered, to another the possession of any personal goods, to keep as his own in case of the donor s decease. The civil law… …   Black's law dictionary

  • donatio mortis causa — |mȯrd.ə̇ˈskau̇ˌsä, ˈskȯzə Etymology: Latin, gift because of death : a gift of personal property made by one believing himself near to death and to take effect only in case the giver dies, being valid if there is an actual delivery of the gift …   Useful english dictionary

  • mortis causa — /mortas koza/ By reason of death; in contemplation of death. Thus used in the phrase donatio mortis causa (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • mortis causa — /mortas koza/ By reason of death; in contemplation of death. Thus used in the phrase donatio mortis causa (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • Mortis causa donatĭo — (lat.), eine Schenkung auf den Todesfall …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • causa mortis donatio — /koza mortas daneysh(iy)ow/ See causa mortis gift donatio mortis causa …   Black's law dictionary

  • causa mortis donatio — /koza mortas daneysh(iy)ow/ See causa mortis gift donatio mortis causa …   Black's law dictionary


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