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de contumace capiendo


from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In English law, a writ issuing out of chancery, on the suggestion of an ecclesiastical court, to attach a party to a proceeding in the latter court for contempt of its authority: a procedure substituted by the act of 53 Geo. III., c. 127, for the de excommunicato capiendo.


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