a.1.Unsound; not perfect; as, a person of nonsane memory.
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pronounced; and if, after judgment, he becomes of nonsane memory,
399, 407, 409-10 (1986) (explaining that Blackstone stated that "if, after judgment, [a man] becomes of nonsane memory, execution shall be stayed," and holding that an insane person on death row cannot be executed even if he was not insane when he committed his crime).