WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
a men•sa et tho•ro (ā men′sə et thôr′ō, thōr′ō),USA pronunciation [Law.]
- pertaining to or noting a divorce that forbids husband and wife to live together but does not dissolve the marriage bond.
- Latin: literally, from board and bed. See mensal2, torus