- A common-law writ commanding an inquiry or investigation.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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ad inquirendum — /ad in kwīr enˈdəm or in kwēr enˈdŭm/ (law) noun The name of a writ commanding an inquiry ORIGIN: LL, literally, for making inquiry … Useful english dictionary
nomen inquirendum — a name which should be investigated. Abbreviated as nom. inq … Dictionary of ichthyology
nomen inquirendum — The scientific name is subject to investigation … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology
genus inquirendum — (Subclass Copepoda): An inadequately characterised genus [Boxshall and Halsey, 2004] … Crustacea glossary
ad inquirendum — /abd iijkwarendam/ To inquire; a writ of inquiry; a judicial writ, commanding inquiry to be made of anything relating to a cause pending in court … Black's law dictionary
ad melius inquirendum — /asd miyliyas inkwarendam/ A writ directed to a coroner commanding him to hold a second inquest … Black's law dictionary
melius inquirendum — /miyl(i)yas inkwarendam/ To be better inquired into. In old English law, the name of a writ commanding a further inquiry respecting a matter; as, after an imperfect inquisition in proceedings in outlawry, to have a new inquest as to the value of… … Black's law dictionary
ad melius inquirendum — A writ ordering a further inquest … Ballentine's law dictionary
Assignavimus vos justitiarios nostros, ad inquirendum — Assigned to make inquiry. See assizes … Ballentine's law dictionary
melius inquirendum — To be better inquired into,–an ancient writ ordering a further inquiry into a matter … Ballentine's law dictionary