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abbreviation

cavalier.
cavalry.
cavity.

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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

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CAV

Cur. adv. vult

/ law /

abbreviation for

Curia advisari vult: used in English law to indicate that a court has decided to consider a case privately before giving judgment, as when time is needed to consider arguments or submissions made to itCompare avizandum

Word Origin for CAV

Medieval Latin: the court wishes to consider
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