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DOMICILIATION Definition & Legal Meaning

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In Spanish law. The acquisition of domiciliary rights and status,nearly equivalent to naturalization, which may be accomplished by being born in thekingdom, by conversion to the Catholic faith there, by taking up a permanent residencein some settlement and marrying a native woman, and by attaching oneself to the soil,purchasing or acquiring real property and possessions. Yates v. lams, 10 Tex. 108.


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