from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In civil law, a trust.
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- noun A
benefitbequeathed to a beneficiary who inherits the benefit, subject to the obligationof bequeathingit to another.
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According to the Roman law, one who became heir or legates with the condition of a fideicommissum
[Footnote 261: For _fideicommissum_.] [Footnote 262: Augustine Herrman did not die till 1686.