[ ih-lahy-zer ]

  1. a person appointed by a court to perform the duties of a sheriff or coroner who is disqualified from acting in a certain case.

Origin of elisor

1400–50; late Middle English elisour<Anglo-French, equivalent to elis- (variant stem of elire to choose <Latin ēligere) + -our-or2

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