Duhaime's Law Dictionary

Venditio Definition:

Latin: a sale.

Related Terms: Venditio Bonorum, Sale

A term of ancient Roman law but still reflected in the civil law and French language for which the verb for sale is vendre and the noun vente.

Even in English, a seller is known alternatively as a vendor. In Latin, a male seller is a venditor and a female, venditrix.


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