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Past tense of choose.
An item of personal property; a chattel.
[French, from Latin causa, thing, case, reason.]
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the past tense of choose
(Law) law an article of personal property
[C17: from French: thing, from Latin causa cause, case, reason]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. pt. of choose.
2. Obs. pp. of choose.
an article of personal property.
[1660–70; < French < Latin causa case, thing. See cause]
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