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

Word History


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

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“Profert.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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