Latin Legal Terms


Determino – this Latin term has several meanings, depending of where it has got application:
- to fix the limits of, set boundaries to, delimit. Within this meaning, the term applies in the Building Law, where usually refers to the individualization of land plots
- to define, designate, mark out. An example can be found in the Law of Contracts, where during negotiations, parties may stipulate limits of the penalties for delay or for non-performance.
- conclude, settle, and end (a legal dispute, for example.

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