liege poustie

noun liege pou·stie \ˈlēj¦püstē, -pau̇s-\

Definition of liege poustie

  1. :  the state of good health requisite under Scots law to the exercise of full legal powers especially in the transfer of property (as by deed or will) — compare deathbed deed

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Origin and Etymology of liege poustie

Middle English lege pouste, from Middle French lige poestí, lige pousté, literally, liege power


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