Pignoration

• (n.) The act of pledging or pawning. • (n.) The taking of cattle doing damage, by way of pledge, till satisfaction is made.
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Pignoration

Pig`no·ra'tion noun [ Late Latin pignoratio , Latin pigneratio , from pignerate to pledge, from pignus , gen. -ous and -eris , a pledge, a pawn: confer French pignoration .] 1. The act of pledging or pawning. 2. (Civil Law) T...
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