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HALLAZCO Definition & Legal Meaning

Law dictionary entry - legal definition of embargo

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In Spanish law. The finding and taking possession of something whichpreviously had no owner, and which thus becomes the property of the first occupant.Las Partidas, 3, 5, 28; 5, 48, 49; 5, 20, 50.

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