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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A writ commanding something to be done, or requiring a reason for neglecting it.
  • n. A paper containing the particulars of a writ, lodged in the office out of which the writ is to be issued.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See precipe.


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