Plac"i*tum (?), n.; pl. Placita (#). [LL. See Placit.]

1.

A public court or assembly in the Middle Ages, over which the sovereign president when a consultation was held upon affairs of state.

Brande & C.

2. Old Eng.Law

A court, or cause in court.

3. Law

A plea; a pleading; a judicial proceeding; a suit.

Burrill.

 

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