lenocinium


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lenocinium

(ˌliːnəʊˈsɪnɪəm)
n
(Law) Scots law tacit encouragement of, or assent to, adultery committed by one's partner
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It is only with such an interpretation that it makes sense for Periphanes to think of himself as a pimp (ego lenocinium facio [Am I turning myself into a brothel-keeper?
Laid legitime damnati ob delicta contra sextum cum minoribus infra aetatem sexdecim annorum commisa, vel ob stuprum, sodomiam, incestum, lenocinium, ipso facto infames sunt, praeter alias poenas quas Ordinarius infligendas iudicaverit.
Si delictum admiserint contra sextum decalogi praeceptum cum minoribus infra aetatem sexdecim annorum, vel adulterium, stuprum, bestialitatem, sodomiam, lenocinium, incestum cum consanguineis aut affinibus in primo gradu exercuerint, suspendantur, infames declarentur, quolibet officio, beneficio, dignitate, munere, si quod habeant, priventur, et in casibus gravioribus deponantur>>.