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- v. To obtain (a warrant or the like) by swearing to facts.
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- v. deliver a warrant or summons to someone
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Foo Chou meant to swear out a warrant for the arrest of Li Choi for the theft of certain earrings, hair ornaments, and armlets, which she did feloniously abstract from the residence of Foo Chou.