Contrahent

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Contrahent Entering into covenant; contracting; as, contrahent parties.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • contrahent Contracting; covenanting; agreeing: common in diplomatic documents of the time of Henry VIII.
    • n contrahent One who enters into a contract, covenant, or agreement.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Contrahent kon′tra-hent entering into a contract
    • n Contrahent a contracting party
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. contrahens, p. pr. See Contract