potior
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  • Potĭor — (lat.), der Vorzüglichere. P. tempŏre, P. jure, sprichwörtlich: früher in der Zeit, früher im Rechte (wer eher kommt, mählt eher) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Potior tempore, potior jure — Potior tempore, potior jure, lat., Sprichwort, je früher, desto eher im Rechte, entsprechend unserm: wer zuerst kommt, mahlt zuerst …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Potior est, qui prior est. — См. Кто первее, тот правее …   Большой толково-фразеологический словарь Михельсона (оригинальная орфография)

  • potior tempore — po|ti|or tem|po|re, pọ|ti|or ju|re <lat. ; eigtl. »früher in der Zeit, früher im Recht«> wer zuerst kommt, mahlt zuerst …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • potior est conditio defendentis — /powsh(iy)ar est kandish(iy)ow dafendentas/ Better is the condition of the defendant [than that of the plaintiff] …   Black's law dictionary

  • potior est conditio possidentis — /powsh(iy)ar est kandish(iy)ow pasidiyentas/ Better is the condition of the possessor …   Black's law dictionary

  • Potior conditio defendentis — The position of the defendant is the stronger. Where there is turpitude, the law will help neither party. The maxim applies in such a case. Burke v Child (US) 21 Wall 441, 22 L Ed 623 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Potior est conditio defendentis — The position of the defendant is the stronger …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Potior est conditio possidentis — The situation of the party in possession is the stronger. Magoun v Lapham, 38 Mass (21 Pick) 135, 140 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Lectio difficilior potior — (Latin for the more difficult reading is the stronger ) is a main principle of textual criticism. Where different manuscripts conflict on a particular word, the principle suggests that the more unusual one is more likely the original. The… …   Wikipedia

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