non liquet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin, meaning "it is not clear".

Noun[edit]

non liquet (plural non liquets)

  1. (law) A verdict given by a jury when a matter is to be deferred to another day of trial.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.