What is DITTAY?

In Scotch law. A technical term iu civil law, signifying the matter of chargeor ground of indictment against a person accused of crime. Talcing up dittay isobtaining informations and presentments of crime in order to trial. Skene, de Verb. Sign.; Bell.

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