writ of clare constat

writ of cla·re con·stat \ -ˌkla(a)rēˈkänzˌtat \

Definition of writ of clare constat

:a writ in Scots law by which a superior confirms the heirship of a person claiming to be the next heir of the last tenant deceased — compare precept of clare constat

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Origin and Etymology of writ of clare constat

clare constat from Latin, it is clearly established


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