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tales (1345)


[FEW: 13/i,56a talis; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  tel (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  tales n.; MED: ; DMLBS: 3364c talis 1]
ls(loanword: Latin )


octo, decem, duodecim (ect.) tales
1lawwrit authorising and requiring the sheriff to produce eight, ten, twelve (etc.) additional jurors to the required number in addition to ones initially chosen for a jury
( 1345 )  plede fuit al enqueste, sur quei nisi prius fuit graunté devant Wilby ou le panel par le habeas corpore et octo tales fuit retourné devant luy  19 Ed III 147
( 1387 )  a qel jour des assises le dit Johan de Catesby pria decem tales et les avoit  319
( 1479 )  Home n'avera .xij. tales en nul cas forsque in appeal tantum  18 Ed IV 6
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