Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In law, a warrant or an assurance.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A warrant or assurance.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete A warrant or assurance.

Etymologies

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Old French plevine. See replevin.

Examples

  • 'Mr. WcUs of Cambridge moved a reconsideration of the vote whereby the House yesterday non-concurred with the Senate in the suspension of the joint order concerning amendments attempting a substantial change in the law, on chapter 185 (Of Habeas Corpus and Personal Re - plevin).

    Journal of the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. style/blog; featured-posts = 1; style = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 410133; 2010 = 1; fashion = 1; gluten = 1; google = 1; julia-plevin = 1; trends = 1; whole-foods = 1; yelp = 1",

    Julia Plevin: Ins and Outs for 2010

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. world/blog; featured-posts = 1; world = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 269307; hanoi = 1; vietnam = 1; vietnam-war = 1",

    Julia Plevin: Notes on Hanoi, Vietnam

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. style/blog; style = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 160648; @ylifestyle = 1; college = 1; college-students = 1; dating = 1; dating-advice = 1; living = 1; love = 1; monogomy = 1; relationships = 1; romance = 1; sex = 1; trends = 1",

    Julia Plevin: The Latest in College Dating Trends: Serial Monogamy or Bust!

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. style/blog; style = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 192577; @ylifestyle = 1; carhartts = 1; colby-college = 1; dartmouth-college = 1; fashion = 1; paul-smith-college = 1; recession = 1; trends = 1; woodsmen = 1",

    Julia Plevin: For Recession-Chic, Look to the Woodsmen

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. style/blog; featured-posts = 1; media = 1; style = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 120054; new-york-city = 1; san-francisco = 1; web-20 = 1; yelp = 1",

    Julia Plevin: Something to Yelp About

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. style/blog; featured-posts = 1; style = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 117383; @ylifestyle = 1; american-apparel = 1; apple = 1; brooklyn = 1; fashion = 1; hipsters = 1; san-francisco = 1",

    Julia Plevin: Who's a Hipster?

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. politics/blog; politics = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 83379; 2008-election = 1; dartmouth = 1; juan-williams = 1; obama = 1",

    Julia Plevin: Juan Williams Speaks to Dartmouth

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. politics/blog; media = 1; politics = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 81134; curb-your-enthusiasm = 1; dartmouth-college = 1; larry-david = 1; new-hampshire = 1; new-hampshire-primary = 1",

    Julia Plevin: NH Primary: You Really Never Do Know Who You are Going to Meet!

  • "zone_info": "huffpost. entertainment/blog; entertainment = 1; featured-posts = 1; nickname = julia-plevin; entry_id = 83838; animal-house = 1; dartmouth = 1; dartmouth-college = 1; footloose = 1; frat = 1; fratboys = 1; fraternities = 1; kevin-bacon = 1; tribute-to-kevin-bacon = 1",

    Julia Plevin: Kevin Bacon Does Dartmouth

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