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dies non

[dahy-eez non, dee-eys nohn] /ˈdaɪ iz ˈnɒn, ˈdi eɪs ˈnoʊn/
noun, Law.
a day on which no courts can be held.
Origin of dies non
1600-10; short for Latin diēs nōn jūridicus a day not juridical (for legal business) Unabridged
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dies non

/ˈdaɪiːz nɒn/
(law) a day on which no legal business may be transacted Also called dies non juridicus (dʒʊˈrɪdɪkəs) Compare juridical days
Word Origin
C19: shortened from Latin phrase diēs nōn jūridicus literally: day which is not juridical, that is, not reserved for legal affairs
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