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EXERCITORIA ACTIO Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

In the civil law. An action which lay against the employer of avessel (exercitor navis) for the contracts made by the master. Inst. 4, 7, 2; 3 KentComm. 161. Mackeld. Rom. Law, I 512.


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