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Definition of the noun affirmance
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noun - plural: affirmances
- [uncountable] The act of affirming, affirmation
- coordinate terms: reversal
- [countable, legal] A decision upholding the decision of a lower court or agency
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dicit, upon, at least, as high ground, an affirmance is a necessary consequence. ' Judgment qflirmed. Peters 0. Moss. JAMES P. AND THOMAS Parsas vs. JOHN. 330 HIGH COURT OF ERRORS AND ...
Under the Codes and Practice Acts, at Common Law, in Equity and in Criminal Cases
4, 3o1 Affirmance, 4, 3o6 Correction of judgment as ...
by Arthur English
AFFEERE AFFIRMANCE Affeere. Same as AFFEER. Affeerement. The assessment, liquidation, moderation, or mitigation of an amercement. Affeerers. Same as AFFEERORS. Affeerors. Persons chosen at court leet and baron, and sworn to ...
by Bryan A. Garner
" affirmance; affirmation. There is, unfortunately ...
A Law Dictionary (1892)
Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America, and of the Several States of the American Union, with References to the Civil and Other Systems of Foreign Law by John Bouvier
AFFIRMANCE. The confirmation of a voidable act by the party acting, who is to be bound thereby. The term is in accuracy to be distinguished from ratification, which Is a recognition of the validity or binding force as against the party ratifying, ...
by Bryan A. Garner
affirmance; affirmation. There is, unfortunately, some overlap of these terms. Yet a useful rule might be formulated: when an appellate court affirms a lower court's judgment, there is ...
Defining and Interpreting the Terms Or Words of Art; and Comprising Copious Information on the Subjects of Law, Trade, and Government by Sir Thomas Edlyne Tomlins
there are no more than two return- days in every term ; one is called the general affirmance day, being appointed by the judges, ...
With an Exhaustive Collection of Legal Maxims by Walter A. Shumaker, George Foster Longsdorf
AFFIRMANCE AFFRI Especially used of confirmations of the judgments of an inferior by an appellate tribunal. To ratify or confirm a voidable act of the party. To make a solemn religious asseveration in the nature of an oath. See "Affirmation.
by David Shephard Garland, James Cockcroft, Lucius Polk McGehee, Charles Porterfield
(See also AFFIRMANCE.)-Aflirm means to AFFIRMANCE. (See also AFFIRM. Compare REVERSAL; and see ENCYC. PL. AND PR., title _IUDGMENTS.) ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
made but an affirmance of the common law. t'tvt.] In an affirmative manner; on the positive lide ; not negatively. — The reason of man hath, no such restraint ; concludiug not only affirmatively but negatively; not only affirming, there is no ...
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The value of this 10-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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