specie, in
adj.
(1) In coins.
(2) A contract performed exactly according to stipulated terms.

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  • specie — spe·cie / spē shē, sē/ n [from in specie, from Latin, in kind]: money in coin in specie: in the identical form and without alteration or substitution an agreement to be carried out in specie Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster.… …   Law dictionary

  • specie — (n.) 1610s, coin, money in the form of coins (as opposed to paper money or bullion), from phrase in specie in the real or actual form (1550s), from L. in specie in kind, ablative of species kind, form, sort (see SPECIES (Cf. species)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • in specie — ə̇nzˈpē(ˌ)shē, nˈsp , shi also (ˌ)sē or si; in senses other than c “ or pēs(h)ēˌē or pekēˌā adverb : in or with the same or like form or kind: as a …   Useful english dictionary

  • specie — specie1 /spee shee, see/, n. 1. coined money; coin. 2. in specie, a. in the same kind. b. (of money) in coin. c. in a similar manner; in kind: Such treachery should be repaid in specie. d. Law. in the identical shape, form, etc., as specified. [ …   Universalium

  • specie — spe•cie [[t]ˈspi ʃi, si[/t]] n. coined money; coin • in specie Etymology: 1545–55; < L (in) speciē (in) kind …   From formal English to slang

  • specie — SPÉCIE, specii, s.f. 1. (biol.) Categorie (reprezentând o subdiviziune a genului) care cuprinde fiinţe cu trăsături şi caracteristici comune. 2. Soi, varietate, clasă, categorie. – lat. lit. species (fr. espèce). Trimis de pan111, 23.08.2004.… …   Dicționar Român

  • in specie — Specific; specifically. Thus, to decree performance in specie is to decree specific performance. Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005. in specie …   Law dictionary

  • specie — / spɛtʃe/ (ant. spezie / spɛtsje/) [dal lat. species, propr. aspetto, forma esteriore ], invar. ■ s.f. 1. (lett., non com.) [forma esteriore] ▶◀ apparenza, aspetto, parvenza, sembianza, veste. ‖ immagine. ● Espressioni: fare specie [suscitare… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • In specie — Specie Spe ci*e, abl. of L. species sort, kind. Used in the phrase in specie, that is, in sort, in kind, in (its own) form. [1913 Webster] [The king] expects a return in specie from them [i. e., kindness for kindness]. Dryden. [1913 Webster] {In… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Specie — Spe ci*e, abl. of L. species sort, kind. Used in the phrase in specie, that is, in sort, in kind, in (its own) form. [1913 Webster] [The king] expects a return in specie from them [i. e., kindness for kindness]. Dryden. [1913 Webster] {In specie} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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