a rubro ad nigrum


a rubro ad nigrum
/ey ruwbrow aed naygram/ From the red to the black; from the rubric or title of a statute (which, anciently, was in red letters), to its body, which was in the ordinary black

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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