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Definition 1: something that has been written again - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where rescript or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the rewrite was much better

Synonyms for rescript in the sense of this definition

(rescript is a kind of ...) the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect)

"the writing in her novels is excellent" "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"

Definition 2: the act of rewriting something - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for rescript in the sense of this definition

(rescript is a kind of ...) editing that involves writing something again

Definition 3: a reply by a Pope to an inquiry concerning a point of law or morality - [noun denoting communication]

(rescript is a kind of ...) a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation

"I waited several days for his answer" "he wrote replies to several of his critics"

Definition 4: a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge) - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where rescript or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there

Synonyms for rescript in the sense of this definition

(rescript is a kind of ...) a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body

(... is a kind of rescript ) a formal proclamation issued by the pope (usually written in antiquated characters and sealed with a leaden bulla)

(... is a kind of rescript ) a judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted

"the Supreme Court has the power to stay an injunction pending an appeal to the whole Court"

(... is a kind of rescript ) a decree that prohibits something

(... is a kind of rescript ) an edict that has been publicly posted

(... is a kind of rescript ) a judicial decree regulating the rights and responsibilities of a married couple living apart

(... is a kind of rescript ) a decree issued by a sovereign ruler

(... is a kind of rescript ) a decree issued on a first petition for divorce; becomes absolute at some later date

(... is a kind of rescript ) an order that after a specific time certain activities (as being outside on the streets) are prohibited

(... is a kind of rescript ) an agreement between two parties that is sanctioned by the court; for example, a company might agree to stop certain questionable practices without admitting guilt

(rescript belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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