nobile officium

noun nob·i·le of·fi·ci·um \ˈnäbəlēəˈfishēəm\

Definition of nobile officium

Scots law

  1. :  the equitable discretion of the Court of Sessions to afford relief in cases where none is possible at law

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Origin and Etymology of nobile officium

Latin, noble office

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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