Mispleading
Mispleading \Mis*plead"ing\, n. (Law) An error in pleading. [1913 Webster]

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  • mispleading — [mis plēd′iŋ, mis′plēd΄iŋ] n. Law an incorrect statement or an omission in pleading, as a misstatement of a cause of action …   English World dictionary

  • mispleading — /mis plee ding/, n. Law. a mistake in pleading, as a misjoinder of parties or a misstatement of a cause of action. [1525 35; MIS 1 + PLEADING] * * * …   Universalium

  • mispleading — mis·pleading …   English syllables

  • mispleading — /mɪsˈplidɪŋ/ (say mis pleeding) noun Law a mistake in pleading, as a misjoinder of parties, a misstatement of a cause of action, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • mispleading — Pleading incorrectly, or omitting anything in pleading which is essential to the support or defense of an action, is so called; as in the case of a plaintiff not merely stating his title in a defective manner, but setting forth a title which is… …   Black's law dictionary

  • mispleading — Pleading incorrectly, or omitting anything in pleading which is essential to the support or defense of an action, is so called; as in the case of a plaintiff not merely stating his title in a defective manner, but setting forth a title which is… …   Black's law dictionary

  • mispleading — The commission of essential error in pleading a cause of action or defense. Lovett v Pell (NY) 22 Wend 369, 375 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • mispleading — (ˈ)mis+ noun Etymology: mis (I) + pleading : an error in pleading : a wrong pleading or omission …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of Acts of the Parliament of Ireland to 1700 — NOTOC This is an incomplete list of Acts of the Parliament of Ireland for the years up to 1700. Click here for the List of Acts of the Parliament of Ireland, 1701 to 1800.The numbers after the titles of the acts are the chapter numbers. Acts are… …   Wikipedia

  • misplead — /mis pleed /, v.i., v.t., mispleaded, mispleading. to plead incorrectly. [1670 80; MIS 1 + PLEAD] * * * …   Universalium

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