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FIDEI-COMMISSARIUS Definition & Legal Meaning

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In the civil law this term corresponds nearly to our “cestuique trust.” It designates a person wTho has the real or beneficial interest in an estate orfund, the title or administration of which is temporarily confided to another. See Story,Eq. Jur.


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