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estreat

noun es·treat \ə̇ˈstrēt, eˈ-\

Definition of estreat

plural

-s

  1. :  a true copy, duplicate, or extract of an original writing or record (as of an amercement)

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Origin and Etymology of estreat

Middle English estrete, from Anglo-French, from Old French estraite, feminine of estrait, past participle of estraire to extract, from Latin extrahere


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estreat

transitive verb es·treat \"\

Definition of estreat

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 :  to extract from the records of a court so as to enforce or prosecute

  2. 2 :  to exact or take by means of a levy or fine

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