Vadium vivum
Vadium Va"di*um, n. [LL., from L. vas, vadis, bail.] (Law) Pledge; security; bail. See {Mortgage}. [1913 Webster]

{Vadium vivum} [LL.] (Law), a living pledge, which exists where an estate is granted until a debt is paid out of its proceeds. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • vadium vivum — index charge (lien) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • vadium vivum — Same as vivum vadium …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • vadium vivum — /veyd(i)yam vayvam/ A species of security by which the borrower of a sum of money made over his estate to the lender until he had received that sum out of the issues and profits of the land. It was so called because neither the money nor the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • vadium vivum — ˈwädēˌu̇mˈwīˌwu̇m noun Etymology: Medieval Latin : living pledge …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vadium — Va di*um, n. [LL., from L. vas, vadis, bail.] (Law) Pledge; security; bail. See {Mortgage}. [1913 Webster] {Vadium vivum} [LL.] (Law), a living pledge, which exists where an estate is granted until a debt is paid out of its proceeds. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vivum vadium — /vayvam veyd(i)yam/ See vadium …   Black's law dictionary

  • vivum vadium — Living pledge. An estate which arises where a person borrows a specific sum and grants property to the lender to hold until the rents and profits shall repay the sum so borrowed, whereupon the property reverts to the borrower. Spect v Spect, 88… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • vivum vadium — |vīvəmˈvādēəm noun Etymology: Latin : living pledge …   Useful english dictionary

  • vivo vadium — Same as vivum vadium …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • mortuum vadium — ˈmȯrchəwəmˈvādēəm noun Etymology: Medieval Latin, literally, dead pledge : a mortgage agreement in early English law that gave possession of the mortgaged land and the use of its rents and profits to the mortgagee until such time as the mortgage …   Useful english dictionary

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