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CUSTOMARY ESTATES

Estates which owe their origin and existence to the custom of the manor in which they are held. 2 Bl. Comm. 149.

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CUSTOS SPIRITUALIUM

In English ecclesiastical law. Keeper of the spiritualities. lie who exercises the spiritual jurisdiction of a diocese during the vacancy of the see. Cowell.

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CYRCE

In Saxon law. A church

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COMMON DEBTOR

In Scotch law. A debtor whose effects have been arrested by several
creditors. In regard to these creditors, he is their common debtor, and by this term is
distinguished in the proceedings that take place in the competition. Bell.

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