Cal. Civ. Proc. Code § 1861

Current through 2020 Notice Register, No. 44, October 30, 2020
Section 1861

The terms of a writing are presumed to have been used in their primary and general acceptation, but evidence is nevertheless admissible that they have a local, technical, or otherwise peculiar signification, and were so used and understood in the particular instance, in which case the agreement must be construed accordingly.

Ca. Civ. Proc. Code § 1861