Lord Ordinary

noun (in Scotland) any of the judges of the Outer House of the Court of Session.

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  • Lord Ordinary — is a term used to describe any judge in the Outer House of the Scottish Court of Session. v · Court of Session …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Ordinary — a judge of the Court of Session. Collins dictionary of law. W. J. Stewart. 2001 …   Law dictionary

  • lord ordinary — noun (plural lords ordinary) : one of the five judges constituting the Outer House of the Court of Session in Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lord — n., int., & v. n. 1 a master or ruler. 2 hist. a feudal superior, esp. of a manor. 3 a peer of the realm or a person entitled to the title Lord, esp. a marquess, earl, viscount, or baron. 4 (Lord) (often prec. by the) a name for God or Christ. 5… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lord — n., int., & v. n. 1 a master or ruler. 2 hist. a feudal superior, esp. of a manor. 3 a peer of the realm or a person entitled to the title Lord, esp. a marquess, earl, viscount, or baron. 4 (Lord) (often prec. by the) a name for God or Christ. 5… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ordinary — adj. & n. adj. 1 a regular, normal, customary, usual (in the ordinary course of events). b boring; commonplace (an ordinary little man). 2 Brit. Law (esp. of a judge) having immediate or ex officio jurisdiction, not deputed. n. (pl. ies) 1 Brit.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lord of Appeal in Ordinary — a person appointed to carry out the judicial function of the House of Lords and of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, theoretically in addition to any persons in the House of Lords who are legally qualified. The office began when it was …   Law dictionary

  • Lord Of Appeal In Ordinary — Poste dans la justice britannique. Portail du droit Ce document provient de « Lord of Appeal in Ordinary ». Catégorie : Droit au Royaume Uni …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ordinary People (novel) — Ordinary People   …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Flashheart — is the name of two characters (the first presumably an ancestor of the second) who appeared in two episodes of the popular BBC sitcom Blackadder . They were both played by Rik Mayall.The first Lord Flashheart appeared in a single scene of the… …   Wikipedia

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