non constat

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Phrase[edit]

non constat

  1. (law, religion, sciences) It is not certain; It is doubted.

Antonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often times this phrase will be used in legal context. In legal context, non constat is occasionally a backing for nulling information that was presented by an attorney. Without any tangible proof, non constat information is difficult to argue for.

References[edit]

  • Constat [and Non Constat], in in A New Law Dictionary and Glossary by Alexander Mansfield Burrill. Reprint. Originally published: New York : J.S. Voorhies, 1850.[1]

Latin[edit]

Phrase[edit]

non constat

  1. It is not certain.

References[edit]

  • Constat [and Non Constat], in in A New Law Dictionary and Glossary by Alexander Mansfield Burrill. Reprint. Originally published: New York : J.S. Voorhies, 1850.[2]