latitat definition

  • noun:
    • A writ based on the presumption the individual summoned ended up being hiding.
    • A writ in relation to the presumption that the person summoned was concealing.
    • In English legislation, an old writ where a person had been summoned toward King's Bench to answer, as on supposition that he lay concealed.

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