jactus definition

  • noun:
    • In law, identical to jettìson (which see).
    • in civil-law, a method of avoiding the acquiring of name by prescription. The true owner regarding the land where another had been building went upon the building and, in presence of witnesses brought with the aim, threw straight down a stone upon the land, hence challenging the builder's right.

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