ACT: ACTS

[N]
ACTA (-ORUM) (PL)
ACTUM (-I) (N)

English-Latin dictionary. 2014.

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  • Acts of Roman Congregations — • A term used to designate the documents issued by the Roman Congregations Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Acts of Roman Congregations     Acts of Roman Congregations …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • act of God — often cap A: an extraordinary natural event (as a flood or earthquake) that cannot be reasonably foreseen or prevented compare force majeure, inevitable accident, unavoidable accident ◇ It is a defense against liability for injury if the injury… …   Law dictionary

  • Act of Union — may be an act that refers to:In the United Kingdom: * Laws in Wales Acts 1535–1542, passed by the Parliament of England, annexing Wales to the Kingdom of England are sometimes known as the Acts of Union . *Act of Union 1652‎, (more commonly known …   Wikipedia

  • act — 1 n 1 a: something done by a person in accordance with his or her free will a tortious act see also actus reus b: the failure to do something that one has a legal duty to do – called also negative act; 2 a …   Law dictionary

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