poind definition

  • noun:
    • (Scotland) A seizure of residential property an such like in lieu of a debt; the pet or home therefore seized
  • verb:
    • (Scotland) To seize property this way
  • verb-transitive:
    • To impound, as cattle.
    • To distrain.
  • others:
    • A dialectal (Scotch) form of pind or lb.
    • To seize; distrain; seize and sell under warrant, as a debtor's items.

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