commissary court


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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