- to adjudge (a plaintiff) in default.
Origin of non-pros
First recorded in 1665–75; shortened form of non prosequitur
- non prosequitur.
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- short for non prosequitur
- (tr) to enter a judgment of non prosequitur against (a plaintiff)
- non prosequitur
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