saisine

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Apparently a feminine form of Old French seisin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

saisine f (plural saisines)

  1. (law) appeal, case submission
  2. (law) seisin

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

saisine f (plural saisines)

  1. possession (act, instance of possessing)
    • circa 1369, Jean Froissart, Chroniques:
      [Ilz] prindrent la saisine du chastel
      [They] took possession of the castle

Scots[edit]

Noun[edit]

saisine (uncountable)

  1. Alternative spelling of sasine.