non assumpsit

noun
non as·​sump·​sit | \ ¦nänəˈsəm(p)sə̇t, ¦nōn- \

Definition of non assumpsit

: a general plea or denial in an action of assumpsit

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History and Etymology for non assumpsit

New Latin, he did not undertake

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“Non assumpsit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non%20assumpsit. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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