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BREVIA TESTATA Definition & Legal Meaning

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The name of the short memoranda early used to show grants of lands out of which the deeds now in use have grown. Jacob. Brevia, tam originalia qnam jndicialia, patinntnr Anglica nomina. 10 Coke, 132. Writs, as well original as judicial, bear English names.


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