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JOCALIA Definition & Legal Meaning

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In old English law. Jewels. This term was formerly more properly applied to those ornaments which women, al though married, call their own. When these jocalia are not suitable to her degree, they are assets for the payment of debts. Itolle, Abr. 911.


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