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Origin of elegit
Words nearby elegit
Example sentences from the Web for elegit
Elegit quippe integer obedire, quam imminutus obsistere: tutius tunc defendit regnum quando arma deposuit.The Letters of Cassiodorus|Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
Since the Bankruptcy Act 1883 the writ of elegit has extended to lands and hereditaments only.
It is to this same period that is owed the writ Elegit which introduced the law practice of a creditor's remedy over real estate.The Thirteenth|James J. Walsh