donative definition

  • noun:
    • A special contribution; a gift.
    • A special donation; a gift.
    • a present; a largess; a gratuity; a present.
    • A benefice conferred on an individual because of the president or patron, without either presentation or establishment by the ordinary, or induction by his sales. Start to see the Note under Benefice, n., 3.
    • a present; a largess; a gratuity; something special.
    • A benefice conferred on you because of the founder or patron, without either presentation or establishment because of the ordinary, or induction by his orders. Understand Note under Benefice, n., 3.
    • something special; a largess; a gratuity; a present-day; a dole.
    • In canon law, a benefice offered and collated to one by the founder or patron without either presentation, institution, or induction by the ordinary.
    • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present-day; a dole.
    • In canon legislation, a benefice given and collated to one by the founder or patron without either presentation, institution, or induction by the ordinary.
    • an unique contribution; something special.
    • a present; a largess; a gratuity; a present-day.
    • A benefice conferred on you by the president or patron, without either presentation or organization by the ordinary, or induction by his instructions. Begin to see the Note under Benefice, n., 3.
    • something special; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
    • In canon law, a benefice given and collated to people because of the president or patron without either presentation, institution, or induction by the ordinary.
    • a unique donation; a gift.
    • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; something special.
    • A benefice conferred on one because of the president or patron, without either presentation or establishment by the ordinary, or induction by his orders. Understand Note under Benefice, n., 3.
    • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present-day; a dole.
    • In canon law, a benefice offered and collated to one by the founder or patron without either presentation, establishment, or induction by the ordinary.
  • adjective:
    • Characterized by, constituting, or subject to donation.
    • Of, regarding, or being a donation
    • described as, constituting, or at the mercy of donation.
    • Of, pertaining to, or being a donation
    • Vested or vesting by contribution.
    • Vested or vesting by donation.
    • Characterized by, constituting, or at the mercy of donation.
    • Of, with respect to, or being a donation
    • Vested or vesting by donation.
    • described as, constituting, or at the mercy of donation.
    • Of, related to, or being a donation
    • Vested or vesting by donation.
  • others:
    • Vested or vesting by contribution: as, a donative advowson.
    • Vested or vesting by contribution: as, a donative advowson.
    • Vested or vesting by donation: because, a donative advowson.
    • Vested or vesting by contribution: since, a donative advowson.

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