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İngilizce - Türkçe
İngilizce - İngilizce
The saving of a son or a slave with the father's or master's consent; a little property or stock of one's own; any exclusive personal or separate property
(Latin) Originally the savings or property held by a Roman slave by permission of his master Later, it often included a share of his production and was protected by law Slaves often used their peculium to buy their freedom from their master
{i} private property, private possession
A special fund for private and personal uses