Nisi meaning

nīsī
Unless.
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Taking effect at a specified date only if no cause is shown for modification during the interim.

A decree nisi.

adjective
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Of an ex parte decision or ruling, that it is valid unless opposed by the adverse party.
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Origin of nisi

  • Latin unless ne in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition