nonpros

verb non·pros \ ˌnän-ˈpräs \

Definition of nonpros

nonprossed; nonprossing
transitive verb
: to enter a non prosequitur against

Origin and Etymology of nonpros

non prosequitur


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nonpros

transitive verb non·pros \ ˌnän-ˈpräs \

legal Definition of nonpros

nonprossed; nonprossing
: to enter a non prosequitur against

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