Inditement
Inditement In*dite"ment, n. [Cf. {Indictment}.] The act of inditing. --Craig. [1913 Webster]

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  • inditement — (n.) 1560s, action of writing prose or verse, from INDITE (Cf. indite) + MENT (Cf. ment) …   Etymology dictionary

  • inditement — See indite. * * * …   Universalium

  • inditement — noun a) a composition. b) something put in writing …   Wiktionary

  • inditement — in·dite·ment …   English syllables

  • inditement — mənt noun ( s) : the act of inditing or the process of being indited : composition …   Useful english dictionary

  • indite — inditement, n. inditer, n. /in duyt /, v.t., indited, inditing. 1. to compose or write, as a poem. 2. to treat in a literary composition. 3. Obs. to dictate. 4. Obs. to prescribe. [1325 75; ME enditen < OF enditer < VL *indictare, deriv. of L… …   Universalium

  • Bill of indictment — Indictment In*dict ment, n. [Cf. {Inditement}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of indicting, or the state of being indicted. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) The formal statement of an offense, as framed by the prosecuting authority of the State, and found by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indictment — In*dict ment, n. [Cf. {Inditement}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of indicting, or the state of being indicted. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) The formal statement of an offense, as framed by the prosecuting authority of the State, and found by the grand… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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