dittay

noun dit·tay \ˈdiˌtā, -ti\

Definition of dittay

plural

-s

Scots law

  1. :  the matter charged in an indictment; also :  the indictment itself

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Origin and Etymology of dittay

Middle English (Scots dialect), from Middle French dité, ditié, past participle of diter, ditier to compose, indict — more at dite


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