procès verbal


pro·​cès ver·​bal
prō-ˌsā-vər-ˈbäl, -ˌver-
plural procès verbals
in the civil law of Louisiana : an official written record of a proceeding (as a judicial sale of property)

Word History


French, literally, verbal trial

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“Procès verbal.” Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2023.

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