teste clause


teste clause
Same as testimonium clause.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Teste — Tes te, n. [So called fr. L. teste, abl. of testis a witness, because this was formerly the initial word in the clause.] (Law) (a) A witness. (b) The witnessing or concluding clause, duty attached; said of a writ, deed, or the like. Burrill.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • teste — tes·te / tes tē/ n [Medieval Latin teste meipso (or seipso ) by my (or his) own witness] 1: the witnessing or concluding clause of an instrument (as a writ) 2: witness used esp. formerly to indicate that what follows is named as authority for… …   Law dictionary

  • teste of a writ — /testiy av a rit/ In practice, the concluding clause, commencing with the word Witness, etc. A writ which bears the teste is sometimes said to be tested. In English law, teste is a word commonly used in the last part of every writ, wherein the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • teste of a deed — See testimonium clause …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • teste — ˈte(ˌ)stē noun ( s) Etymology: Latin, abl. of testis witness more at testament 1. : the witnessing or concluding clause of a writ or other precept 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • attestation clause — A writing at the end of a will but preceding the signature of the witnesses which sets forth with more or less completeness the performance of the statutory requisites to due execution and witnessing of the instrument, the purpose of the clause… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • CONSCIENCE — Le mot latin conscientia est naturellement décomposé en «cum scientia». Cette étymologie suggère non seulement la connaissance de l’objet par le sujet, mais que cet objet fait toujours référence au sujet lui même. Le terme allemand Bewusstsein… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • diplomatics — /dip leuh mat iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the science of deciphering old official documents, as charters, and of determining their authenticity, age, or the like. [1785 95; see DIPLOMATIC, ICS] * * * ▪ study of documents Introduction… …   Universalium

  • Bataille De Mers El Kébir — Informations générales Date 3 juillet 1940 Lieu Port de Mers el Kébir Issue Victoire britannique Belligérants …   Wikipédia en Français


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