Mit"ti*mus (?), n. [L., we send, fr. mittere to send.] Law (a)

A precept or warrant granted by a justice for committing to prison a party charged with crime; a warrant of commitment to prison.

Burrill. (b)

A writ for removing records from one court to another.

Brande & C.


© Webster 1913.

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