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BREVIA ANTICIPAN- TIA Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

At common law. Anticipating or preventive writs. Six were included in this category, viz.: Writ of mesne; warrantia chartce; monstraverunt; audita querela; curia clauden- da; and ne injuste vexes. Peters v. Linen- schmidt, 58 Mo. 466.


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