writ of extent in chief

Definition of writ of extent in chief

: a writ of extent issued at the suit of the crown

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“Writ of extent in chief.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/writ%20of%20extent%20in%20chief. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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