nonpros

verb
non·​pros | \ ˌnän-ˈpräs How to pronounce nonpros (audio) \
nonprossed; nonprossing

Definition of nonpros

transitive verb

: to enter a non prosequitur against

First Known Use of nonpros

1755, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nonpros

non prosequitur

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“Nonpros.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonpros. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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non·​pros | \ ˌnän-ˈpräs How to pronounce nonpros (audio) \
nonprossed; nonprossing

Legal Definition of nonpros

: to enter a non prosequitur against

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