In old English and Scotch law, an assize or assise; a kind of jury or inquest; a writ; a sitting of a court; an ordinance or statute; a fixed or specific time, number, quantity, quality, price, or weight; a tribute, fine, or tax; a real action; the name of a writ.
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Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • assisa — {{hw}}{{assisa}}{{/hw}}s. f. (lett.) Livrea, uniforme …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • assisa — assisa1 pl.f. assise assisa2 pl.f. assise …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • assisa — s. f. (lett.) livrea, uniforme, divisa …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • assisa — Same as assize …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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