Inns of chancery

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See under Inn.
(Eng.) colleges in which young students formerly began their law studies, now occupied chiefly bp attorn`ys, solocitors, etc.

See also: Chancery, Inn

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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