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Scire Facias

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Noun

1. scire facias

a judicial writ based on some record and requiring the party against whom it is brought to show cause why the record should not be enforced or annulled

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Scire Facias

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noun law rare
1. 
a judicial writ founded upon some record, such as a judgment, letters patent, etc, requiring the person against whom it is brought to show cause why the record should not be enforced or annulled
2. 
a proceeding begun by the issue of such a writ

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Scire Facias

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Law
1. 
a writ, founded on a record, requiring the person against whom it is issued to appear and show cause why the record should not be enforced or annulled
2. 
a proceeding begun by issuing such a writ

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Scire Facias

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n.
1. A writ requiring the named party to appear in court and show why a judgment should not be executed or some other action taken based on a matter of judicial or public record.
2. A judicial proceeding under this writ.

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