In verbis, non verba, sed res et ratio, quaerenda est


In verbis, non verba, sed res et ratio, quaerenda est
In expressions, not the words, but the thing itself and the meaning, are to be inquired into. inveritare. To verify; to prove.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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