Definitions

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  • adj. Imposing reciprocal obligations upon the parties.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Imposing reciprocal obligations upon the parties.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In civil law, imposing reciprocal obligations.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • So, when two or more men form among themselves, by synallagmatic contract, an industrial or an insurance association, they recognize that their interests, formerly isolated by a false spirit of selfishness and independence, are firmly connected by their inner natures, and by the mutuality of their relations.

    What is Property? An Inquiry into the Principle of Right and of Government.

  • While agreeing with Advocate General Tizzano's assessment in "Kapferer" that the modifications with regard to Art. 15 Brussels I Regulation in comparison to Art. 13 Brussels Convention do not question the requirement of the conclusion of a contract (para. 42), she argues that the Community legislature did not intend to limit Art. 15 No. 1 (c) Brussels I Regulation to synallagmatic contracts by modifying the wording of Art. 15 Brussels I Regulation (para. 40 et seq.).

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