declarator

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declarator

(dɪˈklærətə)
n
(Law) Scots law an action seeking to have some right, status, etc, judicially ascertained
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Aduke's lawyer Charles Macnair told the Court of Session in Edinburgh: "She has chosen not to pursue an action for declarator of marriage.
nYOU should raise a court action for declarator of parentage and the granting of parental rights.
If a man denied that he had promised marriage to the woman before she 'yielded to his embraces' or 'granted him all the privileges of a husband' (the two phrases most commonly used in the records), she could raise a legal action for declarator of marriage and bring evidence that she was his lawful wife.

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