nul tort

noun

Definition of nul tort

: a former plea of the general issue in the real action of novel disseizin whereby the defendant denies he did anything wrong

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History and Etymology for nul tort

Anglo-French, literally, no wrong

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“Nul tort.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nul%20tort. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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