lord of appeal in ordinary

Definition of lord of appeal in ordinary

: a life peer with eminent legal qualifications appointed to act as one of the principal members of the House of Lords in its proceedings as a court of last resort authorized the appointment of … nine lords of appeal in ordinary— F. A. Ogg & Harold Zink

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“Lord of appeal in ordinary.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lord%20of%20appeal%20in%20ordinary. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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