De nullo tenemento, quod tenetur ad terminum, fit homagii, fit tamen inde fidelitatis sacramentum

Dictionary: 
Ballentine's Law Dictionary

There is no homage in a tenement for a term of years, but in such case there is the oath of fealty.

Author: 
James A. Ballentine
Publisher: 
The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Year Published: 
1916
Genre: 
Law Dictionary