Definisi 'mainprise'

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1 A writ directed to the sheriff, commanding him to take sureties, called mainpernors, for the prisoner's appearance, and to let him go at large. This writ is now obsolete. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

2 To suffer to go at large, on his finding sureties, or mainpernors, for his appearance at a day; -- said of a prisoner. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

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