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Boedelkamer, noun

Forms:
Also Boodle Kaamer.
Origin:
DutchShow more Dutch, boedel property, estate + kamer chamber.
obs.
The court dealing with insolvent estates at the Cape of Good Hope, especially under the rule of the Dutch East India Company.
1806 Cape Town Gaz. & Afr. Advertiser 5 Apr.His Excellency has been pleased to determine, that the Boedelkamer, or Chamber for Regulating Insolvent Estates, shall consist, for the future, only of two Members.
a1823 J. Ewart Jrnl (1970) 41A court called the Boodle Kaamer, comprised of a president and two members, has the regulating of all insolvent estates.
The court dealing with insolvent estates at the Cape of Good Hope, especially under the rule of the Dutch East India Company.

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