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PREFER Definition & Legal Meaning

Law dictionary entry - legal definition of embargo

Definition & Citations:

To bring before; to prosecute; to try; to proceed with. Thus, preferring an indictment signifies prosecuting or trying an indictment. To give advantage, priority, or privilege; to select for first payment, as to prefer oue creditor over others.

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