argumentum ab inconvenienti plurimum valet in lege


argumentum ab inconvenienti plurimum valet in lege
argumentum ab inconvenienti plurimum valet [est validum] in lege
/argyamentam aeb irjkanviyniyentay pl(y)uramam vaelat in liyjiy est vaeladam"/
An argument drawn from inconvenience is of the greatest weight [is forcible] in law.
If there be in any deed or instrument equivocal expressions, and great inconvenience must necessarily follow from one construction, it is strong to show that such construction is not according to the true intention of the grantor; but where there is no equivocal expression in the instrument, and the words used admit only of one meaning, arguments of inconvenience prove only want of foresight in the grantor

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Argumentum ab inconvenienti plurimum valet in lege — An argument drawn from the inconvenience of the thing is very forcible in law. See Broom s Legal Maxims, 184 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • argumentum ab inconvenienti plurimum est validum in lege — argumentum ab inconvenienti plurimum valet [est validum] in lege /argyamentam aeb irjkanviyniyentay pl(y)uramam vaelat in liyjiy est vaeladam / An argument drawn from inconvenience is of the greatest weight [is forcible] in law. If there be in… …   Black's law dictionary


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