It implies just that dismemberment of the dominium which is one of feudalisms main characteristics.
But it cannot become ours by legal right or pass into our dominium without our consent.
It was not till after the time of Cicero that the general name of dominium was given to all proprietorship.
The theory of "dominium," adopted and popularised by Wyclif, is an entirely feudal one.
One dominium rises above another dominium, one seisin over another seisin.
All which is summed up by Wyclif in his proposition: any "dominium" has grace for its foundation.
The right of property, provided it can have a cause, can have but one—dominium non potest nisi ex una causa contingere.
The delicate shade of difference that Bracton would see between dominicum and dominium is not as yet marked.
Non est ergo necessarium dicere quod legatum semper transit in dominium legatarii.
Ownership is dominium; but governmental power, jurisdictional power, these also are dominium.