non detinet

non de·​ti·​net | \(ˈ)nän¦detᵊnˌet\
plural non detinets

Definition of non detinet 

: the general issue in an action of detinue putting in issue only the question of detainer

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History and Etymology for non detinet

Latin, he does not detain

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