duodena manu

/d(y)uwadiyna maen(y)uw/ A dozen hands, i.e., twelve witnesses to purge a criminal of an offense

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • USURA — proprie ipse usus est, χρῆσις: postea secundum eminentiam sic dici coepit foenus, τόκος: Quomodo sumpta Usura, quantum damni dederit in Republica Romana, docent tum alii plurimi rerum Romanorum Scriptores, tum vero Corn. Tacitus, l. 6. Annal. c.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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