act of sederunt

Definition of act of sederunt

Scots law, usually plural
: one of various rules of the Court of Session for regulating procedure in that court

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First Known Use of act of sederunt

1672, in the meaning defined above

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“Act of sederunt.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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