- actio praetoria
- /aekshiyow pratoriya/ A praetorian action; one introduced by the praetor, as distinguished from the more ancient actio civilis (q.v.)
Black's law dictionary. HENRY CAMPBELL BLACK, M. A.. 1990.
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