commissary court


: the court of a bishop's commissary
: a former supreme probate and divorce court in Scotland absorbed by the Court of Sessions in 1863
: a county or sheriff's court in Scotland that appoints and confirms executors of estates possessing personal property

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“Commissary court.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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