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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being alienated by formal sale and transfer.


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  • The mancipable (conveyable or movable) possessions of a woman who is under tutelage of [her] agnates [18] shall not be acquired rightfully by usucapion (long usage or long possession), save if these

    The Twelve Tables


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