testatum capias ad satisfaciendum\-ˌadˌsatə̇ˌsfāshēˈendəm\
Definition of testatum capias
: a supplementary writ sometimes issued by a court of one county to the sheriff of another when an ordinary capias has been returned without action
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Origin and Etymology of testatum capias
New Latin, literally, take the writ (for satisfying)
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