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Webster 1913 Edition


Arrogation

Arˊro-ga′tion

,
Noun.
[L.
arrogatio
, fr.
arrogare
. Cf.
Adrogation
.]
1.
The act of arrogating, or making exorbitant claims; the act of taking more than one is justly entitled to.
Hall.
2.
(Civ. Law)
Adoption of a person of full age.

Webster 1828 Edition


Arrogation

ARROGA'TION

,
Noun.
The act of arrogating, or making exorbitant claims; the act of taking more than one is justly entitled to.

Definition 2022


arrogation

arrogation

English

Noun

arrogation (plural arrogations)

  1. (law) The unjust assumption of rights or privilege.
    The President's arrogation of this new Act oversteps his bounds and causes our rights to suffer.

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