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Meaning of Ratione

(Lat.) By reason; on account. Ratione impotentiae, on account of inability. A ground of qualified property in some animals ferae naturae, as in the young Ones, while they are unable to fly or run. 2 Bl. Comm. 394; Hale, Anal. § xxvi. Ratione loci, by reason of place. A ground Of ownership in rabbits and hares. Hale, Anal. § xxvi. Ratione privUegii, by reason of privilege. A ground of ownership in birds or beasts of warren. Hale, Anal, i xxvi. Ratione soli, on account of the soil; with reference to the soil. Said to be the ground of ownership in bees. 2 Bl. Comm. 393. Ratione tenurae, by reason of tenure; as a consequence of tenure. 3 Bl. Comm. 230; 1 Maule & S. 435. A phrase in old pleading. Not the same as “by reason of being owner and proprietor.” Le Blanc, J., 1 Maule & S. 441. Ratione tenurae implies ex vi termini, something originally annexed to the holding. Id.


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