pro·​fert | \ ˈprōfə(r)t \
plural -s

Definition of profert

1 : an allegation in a pleading or on the record that the pleader produces in open court an instrument relief upon and set forth therein
2 : the actual exhibition in court of an instrument — see declaration sense 2a

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History and Etymology for profert

Latin, he brings forward, 3d person present indicative of proferre

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“Profert.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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