Non-pros definitions

nänpräs
To enter a judgment of non prosequitur against (a plaintiff or the plaintiff's suit)
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Plural form of nonpro.
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Alternative form of non-pros.

The plaintiffs not appearing, the writ of error was nonprossed.

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To decline or fail to prosecute; to allow (a lawsuit) to be dropped.
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To enter judgement against (a plaintiff who fails to prosecute).
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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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Origin of non-pros