Excambium
Excambion Ex*cam"bi*on, ||Excambium Ex*cam"bi*um, n. [LL. excambium. See {Excamb}.] (Scots Law) Exchange; barter; -- used commonly of lands. [1913 Webster]

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  • excambium — /akskaembiyam/ An exchange; a place where merchants meet to transact their business; also an equivalent in recompense; a recompense in lieu of dower ad ostium ecclesice …   Black's law dictionary

  • excambium — /akskaembiyam/ An exchange; a place where merchants meet to transact their business; also an equivalent in recompense; a recompense in lieu of dower ad ostium ecclesice …   Black's law dictionary

  • excambium — Exchange; an exchange of property; a place where merchants met; a contract for an exchange of lands. See billa excambia …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • ad excambium — See excambium …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • ad excambium — /aed ekskaembiyam/ For exchange; for compensation …   Black's law dictionary

  • ad excambium — /aed ekskaembiyam/ For exchange; for compensation …   Black's law dictionary

  • warrantizare est defendere et acquietare tenentem, qui warrantum vocavit, in seisina sua; et tenens de re warranti excambium habebit ad valentiam — /wohrantazeriy est dafendariy et akwayateriy tanentam, kway wohraentam vowkeyvat, in siyzana s(y)uwa; et tenanz diy riy wohraentay ekskaemb(i)yam habiybat sed valensh(iy)am/ To warrant is to defend and insure in peace the tenant, who calls for… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Excambion — Ex*cam bi*on, ||Excambium Ex*cam bi*um, n. [LL. excambium. See {Excamb}.] (Scots Law) Exchange; barter; used commonly of lands. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Escambio — Es*cam bi*o, n. [LL. escambium, excambium. See {Excamb}.] (Eng. Law) A license formerly required for the making over a bill of exchange to another over sea. Cowell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Excambion — NOTOC DefinitionExcambion (Scots law) : The exchange of land. The deed whereby this is effected is termed Contract of Excambion .There is an implied real warranty in this contract, so that if one portion is evicted or taken away on a superior… …   Wikipedia

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