ENQU?TE

ENQU?TE

enqu¨ºte (on-ket), n. [French] Eccles. law. An examination of witnesses (taken down in writing) by or before an authorized judge for the purpose of gathering testimony to be used in a trial. ¡ª Also termed enquest (on[g]-kwes [t]).
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