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First published 1974 (SND Vol. IX).
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UNHABILE, adj. Sc. Law, of a witness: inadmissible in law. See Habile, adj.Ayr. 1713 Dailly Session Rec. MS. (6 Sept.):
Failed by advancing an unhabile witness.

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