commissary court

noun

Definition of commissary court

1 : the court of a bishop's commissary
2a : a former supreme probate and divorce court in Scotland absorbed by the Court of Sessions in 1863
b : a county or sheriff's court in Scotland that appoints and confirms executors of estates possessing personal property

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“Commissary court.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commissary%20court. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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