Latin term for the obligation of a tenant to follow his lord to war. The word was also used, synonymously with *exercitus, for a military force or expedition. [< Lat. expeditio = expedition, campaign] -
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  • EXPEDITIO — I. EXPEDITIO pro specie exercitus, non iusti, et sollennis, at subiti velut et tumultuarii in Vita Offae Merciorum R. Ms. Quorum i. e. Danorum adventus primus, et tam temerarius postquam Regi innotuit, missâ Expeditione, non enim pro tali populo… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • expeditio —    (s.f.) Dare spiegazione, o inserire fra le voci latine di percursio . percursio …   Dizionario di retorica par stefano arduini & matteo damiani

  • expeditio — /ekspadish(iy)ow/ An expedition; an irregular kind of army …   Black's law dictionary

  • expeditio — Service; execution …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • expeditio brevis — /ekspadish(iy)ow briyvas/ In old practice, the service of a writ …   Black's law dictionary

  • expeditio brevis — The execution or service of a writ …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • expeditio contra hostem — Military service against an enemy, a part of the tri noda necessitas or three fold burden to which every man s estate was subject under the ancient laws of England. Butler v Perry, 240 US 328, 60 L Ed 672, 36 S Ct 258 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • VOTIVA Expeditio — vide supra Crucem assumere …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Liste lateinischer Phrasen/E — Lateinische Phrasen   A B C D E F G H I L M N O P Q R S T U V Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eo ipso — Lateinische Phrasen   A B C D E F G H I L M N O P …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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