procuracy

[prok-yer-uh-see]

Origin of procuracy

1250–1300; Middle English procuracie < Medieval Latin prōcūrātia, for Latin prōcūrātiō procuration; see -acy
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Historical Examples of procuracy

  • This word is supposed to be derived from procuracy, which means action in the place of, and in behalf of, another.

    Charles I

    Jacob Abbott