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  • adj. Pertaining to franchises.

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Examples

  • Critically, what mattered in the exercise of the writ "was the franchisal authority of the sovereign's officials, not the territory in which a prisoner was being held or the nationality status of the prisoner" (a key point for the Supreme Court in

    The Economist: Correspondent's diary

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