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PROROGATION Definition & Legal Meaning

Law dictionary entry - legal definition of embargo

Definition & Citations:

Prolonging or putting off to another day. In English law, a pro- rogation is the continuance of the parliament from one session to another, as an ad- journment is a continuation of the session from day to day. Wharton. In the civil law. The giving time to do a thing beyond the term previously fixed Dig. 2, 14, 27, 1.

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