Domiciliary visit
Domicillary Dom`i*cil"l*a*ry, a. [LL. domiciliarius.] Of or pertaining to a domicile, or the residence of a person or family. [1913 Webster]

The personal and domiciliary rights of the citizen scrupulously guarded. --Motley. [1913 Webster]

{Domiciliary visit} (Law), a visit to a private dwelling, particularly for searching it, under authority. [1913 Webster]


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  • domiciliary — adj. of a dwelling place (esp. of a doctor s, official s, etc., visit to a person s home). Etymology: F domiciliaire f. med.L domiciliarius (as DOMICILE) …   Useful english dictionary

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