Pignorative
Pignorative Pig"no*ra*tive, a. [Cf. F. pignoratif.] Pledging, pawning. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • pignorative — ● pignoratif, pignorative adjectif (latin pignorare, engager) Contrat pignoratif, prêt sur gage revêtant la forme d une vente à réméré. ● pignoratif, pignorative (expressions) adjectif (latin pignorare, engager) Contrat pignoratif, prêt sur gage… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pignorative — pig·no·ra·tive …   English syllables

  • pignorative — ˈpignəˌrād.iv adjective Etymology: French pignoratif, from Latin pigneratus, pignoratus + French if ive 1. : giving in pledge 2. : pignoratitious …   Useful english dictionary

  • pignorative contract — /pignareytav kontrsekt/ In the civil law, a contract of pledge, hypothecation, or mortgage of realty. In such contract the nominal vendor continues to be the owner and the nominal purchaser has only a pledge or mortgage for his debt which he must …   Black's law dictionary

  • pignorative contract — A contract of pledge …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • pignoratif — pignoratif, ive [ pignɔratif, iv ] adj. • 1567; du lat. pignorare « engager », de pignus « gage » ♦ Dr. Qui a trait au contrat de gage. Contrat pignoratif : prêt fait sous la forme d une vente à réméré. ● pignoratif, pignorative adjectif (latin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ative — abrogative abréviative adaptative adjudicative administrative admirative adversative affirmative agrégative alternative ampliative annulative appellative approbative approximative appréciative associative augmentative bourrative captative… …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • ive — abortive abrasive abrogative abréviative abusive accréditive acquisitive active adaptative additive adhésive adjective adjudicative administrative admirative adoptive adventive adversative affective affirmative afflictive agressive agrégative… …   Dictionnaire des rimes

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