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n.1.The first word of ancient charters in England, confirming a grant made by a former king; hence, a royal grant.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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An inspeximus of April 1324 confirms grants and privileges, including church management, dating back to Henry Ills reign.
This is a rich volume, beginning with a study of how Anglo-Saxon texts were supplemented from the thirteenth to sixteenth centuries as inspeximus charters and ending with a sixteenth-century ballad manuscript.