ordinary judgment


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  • Ordinary — Or di*na*ry, a. [L. ordinarius, fr. ordo, ordinis, order: cf. F. ordinaire. See {Order}.] 1. According to established order; methodical; settled; regular. The ordinary forms of law. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. Common; customary; usual. Shak. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ordinary seaman — Ordinary Or di*na*ry, a. [L. ordinarius, fr. ordo, ordinis, order: cf. F. ordinaire. See {Order}.] 1. According to established order; methodical; settled; regular. The ordinary forms of law. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. Common; customary; usual.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ordinary — 1. noun At common law, one who had exempt and immediate jurisdiction in causes ecclesiastical. Also a bishop; and an archbishop is the ordinary of the whole province, to visit and receive appeals from inferior jurisdictions. Also a commissary or… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • judgment creditor's action — As usually understood, an action in equity or of an equitable nature to enforce the payment of the judgment out of property or interests of the debtor which cannot be reached by ordinary legal process. 21 Am J2d Cred B § 1 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • ordinary conveyance — A voluntary deed as distinguished from a divesting of title by judgment of a court or a transfer directed by the court …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • General Judgment (Last Judgment) —     General Judgment     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► General Judgment     (Judicium Universale, Last Judgment).     I. EXISTENCE OF THE GENERAL JUDGMENT     1. Few truths are more often or more clearly proclaimed in Scripture than that of the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • error of judgment — A mistaken conclusion. Not negligence if committed in good faith in the observance of the standard or ordinary or reasonable care. 38 Am J2d Negl § 33. If one, assuming to act as an expert, has knowledge of the facts and circumstances connected… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • cognovit judgment — noun a judgment entered after a written confession by the debtor without the expense of ordinary legal proceedings • Syn: ↑confession of judgment, ↑confession of judgement, ↑cognovit judgement • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence • Hyp …   Useful english dictionary

  • confession of judgment — noun a judgment entered after a written confession by the debtor without the expense of ordinary legal proceedings • Syn: ↑confession of judgement, ↑cognovit judgment, ↑cognovit judgement • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

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