Requisitory
Requisitory Re*quis"i*to*ry (-t?-r?), a. Sought for; demanded. [R.] --Summary on Du Bartas (1621). [1913 Webster]

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  • requisitory — index confiscatory, requisite Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • requisitory — I.  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌtōrē adjective Etymology: Middle English requisitorie, from Medieval Latin requisitorius, from Latin requisitus (past participle of requirere to need, seek for, inquire after) + orius ory more at require : containing or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • requisitory — re·quis·i·to·ry …   English syllables

  • requisitory letter — Same as letter rogatory …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • letters requisitory — or letters rogatory plural noun A legal instrument by which a court of one country asks that of another to take a certain evidence on its behalf • • • Main Entry: ↑letter …   Useful english dictionary

  • letter requisitory — Same as letter rogatory …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • requisitorial — rə̇|kwizə|tōrēəl, rē|k adjective Etymology: requisitory (I) + al : making requisition : expressing a request : requisitory letters requisitorial came into use Manfred Nathan …   Useful english dictionary

  • confiscatory — adjective acquisitive, appropriating, attaching, capturing, commandeering, conquering, deprivative, depriving, disseizing, distraining, divesting, exacting, expropriatory, extortionary, foreclosing, forfeiting, garnishing, impounding, rapacious,… …   Law dictionary

  • requisite — I adjective basic, binding, called for, compulsory, crying, demanded, entailed, essential, exigent, expedient, imperative, important, in demand, incumbent on, indispensable, ineluctable, inevasible, instant, mandatory, must, necessahus, necessary …   Law dictionary

  • Inquiry — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Subject of Inquiry. Question. < N PARAG:Inquiry >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inquiry inquiry Sgm: N 1 request request &c. 765 Sgm: N 1 search search research quest pursuit &c. 622 GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

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