Commodate (commodatum) a loan of the use of a thing. From Wordnik.com. [The Science of Right] Reference
In the contract of commodate-loan (commodatum) I give some one the gratuitous use of something that is mine. From Wordnik.com. [The Science of Right] Reference
Roberti VVhitintoni Lichfeldienfis Laureati & dc inftitu - tione gramaticulorii opufculum, libello fuo de cocinnitate gramatices ac - commodatum &c in quattuor partes digeflum. From Wordnik.com. [Typographical antiquities: an historical account of printing in England ...] Reference
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 common appellation of a loan. From Wordnik.com. [History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire — Volume 4] Reference
(commodatum); III. From Wordnik.com. [The Science of Right] Reference
Actions founded on the consensual contracts of sale, hire, emphyteusis, partnership, and mandate, and on the real contracts of commodatum, depositum, and pignus were actions bonœ fidei: so also, the actio prœscriptis verbis for innominate contracts and the quasi-contractual actions negotiorum gestorum, funeraria, tutelœ, etc., as well as the personal action hereditas petitio. From Wordnik.com. [The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 9: Laprade-Mass Liturgy] Reference
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