in verbis, non verba, sed res et ratio, quaerenda est


in verbis, non verba, sed res et ratio, quaerenda est
/in varbas non varba, sed riyz et reysh(iy)ow, kwarenda est/ In the construction of words, not the mere words, but the thing and the meaning, are to be inquired after

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • in verbis, non verba, sed res et ratio, quaerenda est — /in varbas non varba, sed riyz et reysh(iy)ow, kwarenda est/ In the construction of words, not the mere words, but the thing and the meaning, are to be inquired after …   Black's law dictionary

  • In verbis, non verba, sed res et ratio, quaerenda est — In expressions, not the words, but the thing itself and the meaning, are to be inquired into. inveritare. To verify; to prove …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • construction — con·struc·tion /kən strək shən/ n: the act or result of construing, interpreting, or explaining meaning or effect (as of a statute or contract) the construction placed upon an agreement J. D. Calamari and J. M. Perillo Merriam Webster’s… …   Law dictionary


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