(Lat. That the writ be quashed.) In practice. The form of the judgment for the defendant on a plea in abatement where the action was commenced by original writ, (breve.) 3 Bl. Comm. 303; Steph. PI. 107, 109.

More On This Topic

Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of CASSETUR BREVE helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary