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- n. The general plea or denial in an action of assumpsit.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The general plea or denial in an action of assumpsit.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In law, a general plea in a personal action, by which a man denies that he has made any promise.
Latin, meaning "he did not undertake". (Wiktionary)