Abuse of Distress
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Definition of the noun Abuse of Distress
What does Abuse of Distress mean as a name of something?
- [idiomatic, legal] a wrongful using of an animal or chattel distrained, by the distrainer
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by Arthur English
Abuse of distress. Where an animal that has ...
by Charles Erehart Chadman
Abuse of distress is a wrongful using of a thing distraincd, by the distrainer. Abuse of process is a wrongful employment of a regular judicial proceeding. Abut. To touch ends. Abuttal.
The Pocket Law-lexicon, Explaining Technical Words, Phrases, and Maxims of the English, Scotch, and Roman Law (1884)
To which is Added a Complete List of Law Reports, with Their Abbreviations
Abuse of distress, using an animal or chattel distrained, which makes the distrainer liable as for a conversion (q. v.). Abuse of process, is when a person through the malicious and improper use of some regular legal proceeding obtains some ...
A Dictionary of Law (1891)
Containing Definitions of the Terms and Phrases of American and English Jurisprudence, Ancient and Modern ... by Henry Campbell Black
ABUSE OF DISTRESS. The using an animal or chattels distrained, which makes the ...
by Benjamin Vaughan Abbott
Abuse of distress is a wrongful using of a thing distrained, by the distrainer. Abuse of process is a wrong employment of a regular judicial proceeding. The phrase to abuse and misuse, ...
A Complete Encyclopedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific, and Technological by John Ogilvie
—Abuse of distress, in law, using an animal or chattel distrained, which makes the distrainer liable, as for wrongful appropriation.—Abuse, Invective. 'Abuse as compared with invective is more personal and coarse, being conveyed, in harsh ...
A Supplementary Wordbook to All Leading Dictionaries of the United States and Great Britain by Samuel Fallows
—Abuse of distress (Law), using an animal or chattel distrained, which makes the diatraiuer liable, as for wrongful appropriation. Ab use ful iieww (ab-flVful-iies), n. Want or absence of usefulness.
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