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[Medieval Latin praedialis, from Latin praedium landed property, from praed- praes bondsman, from prae- before + vad- vas surety]
in the civil law of Louisiana
: of, consisting of, or relating to land [a lease] [leasing a estate to a farmer]
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.