Definition of TO EXHIBIT


TO EXHIBIT

To produce a thing publicly, so that it may be taken
possession of, or seized. Dig. 10, 4, 2. To exhibit means also to file of
record, as, it is the practice in England in personal actions, when an
officer or prisoner of the kings bench is defendant, to proceed against
such defendant in the court in which he is an officer, by exhibiting, that
is, filing a bill against him. Stepb. P.I. 52, n. (1), 2 Sell. Pr. 74. In
medical language, to. exhibit signifies to ad minist er, to cause a thing
to be taken by a patient. Chit. bled. Jur. 9.


Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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