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RIGHT OF DIVISION Definition & Legal Meaning

Law dictionary entry - legal definition of embargo

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In Scotch law. The right which each of several cautioners (sureties) has to refuse to answer for more than his own share of the debt To entitle the cautioner to this right the other cautioners must be solvent and there must be no words in the bond to exclude it. 1 Bell, Comm. 347.

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