What is INCILE?

Lat. In the civil law. A trench. A place sunk by the side of a stream, socalled because it is cut (incidatur) into or through the stone or earth. Dig. 43. 21. 1, 5.The term seems to have included ditches (fossw) and wells, (putei.)

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