answer in bar

A defensive pleading interposing affirmative matter intended to defeat the action, as distinguished from a plea intended to delay the action. 41 Am J1st Pl § 115.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Bar — (b[aum]r), n. [OE. barre, F. barre, fr. LL. barra, W. bar the branch of a tree, bar, baren branch, Gael. & Ir. barra bar. [root]91.] 1. A piece of wood, metal, or other material, long in proportion to its breadth or thickness, used as a lever and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bar shoe — Bar Bar (b[aum]r), n. [OE. barre, F. barre, fr. LL. barra, W. bar the branch of a tree, bar, baren branch, Gael. & Ir. barra bar. [root]91.] 1. A piece of wood, metal, or other material, long in proportion to its breadth or thickness, used as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bar shot — Bar Bar (b[aum]r), n. [OE. barre, F. barre, fr. LL. barra, W. bar the branch of a tree, bar, baren branch, Gael. & Ir. barra bar. [root]91.] 1. A piece of wood, metal, or other material, long in proportion to its breadth or thickness, used as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bar sinister — Bar Bar (b[aum]r), n. [OE. barre, F. barre, fr. LL. barra, W. bar the branch of a tree, bar, baren branch, Gael. & Ir. barra bar. [root]91.] 1. A piece of wood, metal, or other material, long in proportion to its breadth or thickness, used as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bar tracery — Bar Bar (b[aum]r), n. [OE. barre, F. barre, fr. LL. barra, W. bar the branch of a tree, bar, baren branch, Gael. & Ir. barra bar. [root]91.] 1. A piece of wood, metal, or other material, long in proportion to its breadth or thickness, used as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Answer (comics) — The Answer is the name of two fictional comic book characters, owned by Marvel Comics and appearing that that company s Marvel Universe. Aaron Nicholson first appeared in Peter Parker, the Spectacular Spider Man #92. After his death , S.H.I.E.L.D …   Wikipedia

  • bar — The court, in its strictest sense, sitting in full term. The presence, actual or constructive, of the court. Thus a trial at bar is one had before the full court, distinguished from a trial had before a single judge at nisi prius. So the case at… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Answer — The Answer Sänger Cormac Neeson bei einem Auftritt von The Answer im Hamburger Live Club Logo im April 2007 Gründung 2000 Genre Hard Rock …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bar Lev Line — Infobox Military Structure name= Bar Lev Line location= Sinai Peninsula Egypt built= 1968 ndash;69 materials= Concrete, sand used= 1969 ndash;73 type= Defensive line controlledby= Israel battles= Yom Kippur War (October 1973 War) The Bar Lev Line …   Wikipedia

  • bar — Noun: A rail inclosing the officers of a court; the place in a court occupied by a prisoner on his trial. The court itself, as where one speaks of the case at bar. The attorneys at law taken collectively in a municipality, county, state, or the… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.