Ex Delicto

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Definition: Ex Delicto




What is the dictionary definition of Ex Delicto?

Dictionary Definition


(ex dee-lick-toe)adj. Latin for a reference to something that arises out of a fault or wrong, but not out of contracts. Of only academic interest today, it identified actions which were civil wrongs (torts).


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Ex Delicto are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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