Definition of Facias

1. Noun. (plural of facia) ¹

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Definition of Facias

1. facia [n] - See also: facia

Lexicographical Neighbors of Facias

facial spasm
facial tic
facial tics
facial tissue
facial triangle
facial trophoneurosis
facial vein
facial vision
facialis phenomenon
facias (current term)
facies Hippocratica
facies antebrachialis anterior
facies antebrachialis posterior
facies anterior
facies anterior antebrachii
facies anterior brachii
facies anterior corneae
facies anterior corporis maxillae
facies anterior cruris

Literary usage of Facias

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Digest of the Laws of England by Anthony Hammond, John Comyns (1826)
"Fieri facias. By the common law, after judgment or a recognizance acknowledged, within the year the plaintiff might have a fieri facias, ..."

2. A General Abridgment and Digest of American Law: With Occasional Notes and by Nathan Dane (1829)
"Scire facias was omitted, and a If vari facias issued ART. ... 193 him, no scire facias is necessary. § 30. Where there is a change of parties by death, ..."

3. The Practice of the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas, in Personal by William Tidd, Francis Joseph Troubat, Asa Israel Fish, Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, Great Britain Court of Exchequer, Great Britain Court of King's Bench (1856)
"(/) In a late [ *1249 ] case, however, where it appeared *that the lessor of the plaintiff There is no occasion for a scire facias, after the death of the ..."

4. A Treatise on the Law of Judgments: Including All Final Determinations of by Abraham Clark Freeman (1874)
""A scire facias is a writ founded on some matter of record, as a recognizance or judgment, etc., on which it lies to obtain execution, or for other purposes ..."

5. The Law-dictionary, Explaining the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Thomas Edlyne Tomlins by Thomas Edlyne Tomlins (1835)
"Before judgment against the bail on the scire facias can be signed, there must be a rule to appear. By a rule of HT 2 Will. 4. " a notice in writing to the ..."

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