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Latin. n. Mingling, mixture, uniting, confusion confounding, disorder, trouble, blushing. An inseparable mixture of property belonging to multiple owners. The extinction of rights when the same party acquires them all. A lessor right is absorbed by a greater right.


Confusion ; a kind of specification, and properly applicable to the commingling of liquids. See Commixtio. Confusion is also one of the modes in which an obligation is extinguished. Thus, if a debtor succeeds to, or otherwise acquires the right of his creditor, his debt is extinguished confusione, because he then unites in his own person both debtor and creditor. Again, if the proprietor of the servient becomes also the proprietor of the dominant tenement, the servitude is extinguished confusione.


 - n. Shame.

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