NEGOTIUM

NEGOTIUM

negotium (ni-goh-shee-[schwa]m), n. [Latin] Roman law.

1. A matter; an affair, as in negotium absentis, a matter concerning an absent person.

2. A transaction; an agreement.

3. A trade; a business.

4. A civil or criminal trial. Pl. negotia.


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