pupil

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pupil

1 in Scots law, a boy under 14 and a girl under 12, a distinction now largely superceded by the age of majority at 18.
2 in Scotland, a trainee advocate.

PUPIL, civil law. One who is in his or her minority. Vide. Dig. 1, 7; Id. 26, 7, 1, 2; Code, 6, 30, 18; Dig. 50, 16, 239. One who is in ward or guardianship.

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He said: "He had fixed pupils then and he was attempting to breathe, which made me think the resuscitation had been only partially successful and that we ought to continue treatment, in the hope that something might come of it.
The first patient was a 26-year-old man with chronic otitis media who presented to a regional emergency department with a Glasgow Coma Scale score of 3, fixed pupils of 7 mm and a temperature of 40.
Dilated fixed pupils due to administration of high doses of dopamine hydrochloride.