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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A loan of chattels to be returned without payment for their use.

Usage examples (6)
  • Commodate (commodatum) a loan of the use of a thing;
  • In the contract of commodate-loan (commodatum) I give some one the gratuitous use of something that is mine.
  • Roberti VVhitintoni Lichfeldienfis Laureati & dc inftitu - tione gramaticulorii opufculum, libello fuo de cocinnitate gramatices ac - commodatum &c in quattuor partes...
  • The Latin language very happily expresses the fundamental difference between the commodatum and the mutuum, which our poverty is reduced to confound under the vague and... for more
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