puis darrein continuance

noun puis dar·rein continuance \pwisˈdarə̇n-, -daˈrān-\

Definition of puis darrein continuance

  1. :  a pleading introducing new matter after plea has already been made and issue joined but preceding trial

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Origin and Etymology of puis darrein continuance

Anglo-French, literally, since the last continuance

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to cast off or become cast off

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