plural -s
: a writ of prohibition from a common-law court commanding the removal to that court of a case pending in an ecclesiastical court and prohibiting the ecclesiastical court from exercising any further jurisdiction

Word History


Latin, he has indicated, 3d person singular perfect indicative active of indicare to indicate

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“Indicavit.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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