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DIVORCE A MENSA ET TLIORO Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

A divorce from table and bed, or from bed and board. Apartial or qualified divorce, by which the parties are separated and forbidden to live orcohabit together, without affecting the marriage itself. 1 Bl. Comm. 440; 3 Bl. Comm.114 ; 2 Steph. Comm. 311; 2 Bish. Mar. & Div.


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