Synonyms of 'law: Scots law terms'
advocatea person who pleads his client's cause in a court of law Advocate Deputea Scottish law officer with the functions of public prosecutor agentalimentalimentaryapprobateapprobate and reprobatearrestmentassignationassizeavizandumcondescendencecontinuecrown agentculpable homicidecuratordecerndeclaratordecreetdefenderdelictdeponedesertdistrict court or (formerly) justice of the peace courtfeua right to the use of land in return for a fixed annual payment (feu duty) feu dutyfire raisinghypothecinterdictinterlocutorlaw agentlocationlockfastmandatemultiplepoindingnotournotour bankruptnot provenpoindpoindingprecognitionprocurator fiscal or fiscalpupilrepetitionreponesasinesequestratesheriff officerthirlagetraditionthe act of formally transferring ownership of movable property; deliverytutorthe guardian of a pupil wadsetwarrant sale ▷ See law
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Word List of law: Scots law terms from the Collins English Word Lists