What is GANANCIAL PROPERTY?

In Spanish law. A species of community in property enjoyedby husband and wife, the property being divisible between them equally on a dissolutionof the marriage. 1 Burge, Confl. Law, 418. See Cartwright v. Cartwright, 18Tex. 634; Cutter v. Waddingham, 22 Mo. 254.

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