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requisitory

adjective re·quis·i·to·ry

Definition of requisitory

  1. :  containing or constituting a requisition :  making a requisition a requisitory letter

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Origin and Etymology of requisitory

Middle English requisitorie, from Medieval Latin requisitorius, from Latin requisitus (past participle of requirere to need, seek for, inquire after) + -orius -ory — more at require


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requisitory

noun re·quis·i·to·ry \"\

Definition of requisitory

plural

-es

  1. :  the formal demand made in French law by the public prosecutor for the punishment of an accused person on the charges stated

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Origin and Etymology of requisitory

modification (influenced by 1requisitory) of French réquisitoire, from Middle French requisitoire, from requisitoire, adjective, requisitory, from Medieval Latin requisitorius


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