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DEFENSOR Definition & Legal Meaning

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In the civil law. A defender; one who assumed the defense of another’scase in court. Also an advocate. A tutor or curator.In canon law. The advocate or patron of a church. An ollicer who had charge of thetemporalities of the church.In old English law. A guardian, defender, or protector. The defendant in an action. Aperson vouched in to warranty.


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