- A warning which was given to a prisoner standing mute.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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admonitio trina — /aedmanishiyow trayna/ The threefold warning given to a prisoner who stood mute, before he was subjected to peine forte et dure (q.v.). 4 Bl.Comm. 325 … Black's law dictionary
trina admonitio — The third warning. This was the final warning given to a prisoner who stood mute, before putting him on the rack to compel him to confess his crime. See 4 Bl Comm 325 … Ballentine's law dictionary