Definition of Propositus

1. Noun. The person immediately affected by or concerned with an action.

Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul



Definition of Propositus

1. Noun. The first identified case of an inherited disease in a family. The proband or index case. Propositus applies when the patient is male; proposita if female. ¹

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Definition of Propositus

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Propositus

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Literary usage of Propositus

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1. The American and English Encyclopaedia of Law by David Shephard Garland, James Cockcroft, Lucius Polk McGehee, Charles Porterfield (1904)
"The person from whom a succession is to be traced is sometimes called the propositus, ie, the person proposed." 2. Common-law Rules Determining Ancestor — a ..."

2. Notae Latinae: An Account of Abbreviation in Latin Mss. of the Early by Wallace Martin Lindsay (1915)
"... profetica,' etc. propositus (see'perpetuus'). 110. provincia, provincialis. The Nota Juris prou (with the first three letters often expressed by the ..."

3. Rationale of Judicial Evidence, Specially Applied to English Practice by Jeremy Bentham (1827)
"With all possible disposition to do justice to the conjugal affection maintained on the one hand in the breast of propositus by the amiable qualities of ..."

4. The Social Hygiene Bulletin by American Social Hygiene Association (1920)
"eugenicist holding a particular propositus to be a potential parent of ... It shall be the further duty of said court to notify the propositus or the legal ..."

5. Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books by William Blackstone, Edward Christian (1807)
"To find then tlie heir of the propositus, we must inquire for the lineal heir or representative of the eldest brother of A the father ; then for the ..."

6. M. Tullii Ciceronis Orationes: with a commentary by Marcus Tullius Cicero, George Long (1851)
"... in eo ordine videamus esse multos non idóneos, qui ordo industriae propositus est et dignitati, ..."

7. Cases on the Conflict of Laws: Selected from Decisions of English and by Ernest Gustav Lorenzen (1909)
"When it is said that the Baden courts regard the nationality of the propositus, I apprehend that this means that they distribute according to the law of the ..."

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