Lat. In pleading. The commencement of a replication to a plea in bar, by which the plaintiff “says that, by reason of anything in the said plea alleged, he ought not to be barred from having and maintaining his aforesaid action against him, the said defendant because he says,” etc. Steph. PI. 440.

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