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confusion n

1 in the civil law of Louisiana
: a uniting of two interests or rights in property into one compare merger
2 in the civil law of Louisiana
: the termination of an obligation by a person acquiring the right from which the obligation arose
3 : the mixing or blending together of goods or commodities so that the individual owners cannot identify their own property called also confusion of goods

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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