Actio commodati directa

ACTIO COMMODATI DIRECTA. In the civil law, is the name of an action, by a lender against a borrower, the principal object of which is to obtain restitution of the thing lent. Poth. Pret. 5, Usage, n. 65, 68.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.