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Propter Defectum

propter defectum adv

[Medieval Latin]
: because of a defect (as residence or relationship) [the disqualification of a juror propter defectum]



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

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