jeofail

noun
jeo·​fail | \ˈjeˌfā(ə)l\
plural -s

Definition of jeofail 

archaic

: a mistake or oversight in legal pleading or other proceeding or the acknowledgement of such an error

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History and Etymology for jeofail

Anglo-French jeo fail, jo faill I am at fault, I mistake

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