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REUS, civil law. This word has two different meanings. 1. A party to a suit, whether plaintiff or defendant; Reus est qui cum altero litem contestatem habet, sive legit, sive cum eo adum est. 2. A party to a contract; reus credendi is be to whom something is due, by whatever title it may be; reus debendi is he who owes, for whatever cause. Poth. Pand. lib. 50, h.t.

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Reus, who blossomed at Dortmund under Klopp after signing from Borussia Monchengladbach in 2012, is eyeing the first major honour of his career.
Reus has already scored five goals in six games this season for Dortmund who are in the Europa League after failing to qualify for the Champions League after a poor campaign last term.
I decided, back then, to go down this path," Reus, who is currently out with an ankle injury, said.
United insist rumours of failed moves for German pair Muller and Reus are untrue, with a United spokesman saying: "It is not true that we made offers for Muller or Reus at any stage.
Reus was a key man in the qualifying campaign for Joachim Low's side, scoring five goals and setting up three others.
Reus will not require surgery, but will spend the next two months receiving treatment in Dortmund in a bid to bet for the start of the Bundesliga season in August.
Reus was not expected to be able to return to training for six or
It is within, and against, this remarkable new realm of materials that Reus and her peers (Alice Channer, for instance) are plotting their ideas.
Dortmund got off to a flying start when Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marco Reus scored two quickfire goals to stun Zenit, who were playing their first competitive game since the two-month winter break.
28 -- Launched in May 2013, Reus is an indie game created by Abbey games.
lewandowski's club team-mate Marco Reus is one of a batch of exciting young forwards in the Germany squad and he looks a decent each-way shot to score first in Kazakhstan.
But hopes the hosts might claim revenge for their 2-1 group stage defeat at Euro 2012 quickly dimmed in a poor first period which the Germans shaded, with Vermeer denying Marco Reus an early chance.