nol-pros

verb
\ ˈnäl-ˈpräs How to pronounce nol-pros (audio) \
nol-prossed; nol-prossing

Definition of nol-pros

transitive verb

: to discontinue by entering a nolle prosequi

First Known Use of nol-pros

1945, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nol-pros

nolle prosequi

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“Nol-pros.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nol-pros. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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nol-pros

verb
\ ˈnäl-ˈpräs, ˈnəl- \
nol-prossed; nol-prossing

Legal Definition of nol-pros

transitive verb

: to discontinue by entering a nolle prosequi

intransitive verb

: to enter a nolle prosequi

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