writ of summons

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writ of summons

n. pl. writs of summons
A writ directing a person to appear in court to answer a complaint.

writ′ of sum′mons


n.
a writ requiring one to appear in court to answer a complaint.
[1835–45]
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Al Abri added that adopting multilingual writs of summons, petitions, claims and request forms, aims to develop judicial services, in line with the 'Ghadan 2021' plan, as well as to ensure transparency and provide customers with legal awareness through an interactive model of writs of summons.