precipe

noun
pre·ci·pe

less common spelling of

1 : any of various legal writs commanding a person to do something or to appear and show cause why he or she should not

2 : a written order requesting a clerk or prothonotary of a court to issue a writ and specifying the contents of the writ

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variant of praecipe

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