Hilary term

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HILARY TERM, Eng. law. One of the four terms of the courts, beginning the 11th and ending the 31st day of January in each year.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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(*) This note was stimulated by a class on Ovid Metamorphoses 4 led by Denis Feeney and Stephen Heyworth in Oxford in Hilary Term 1997.
This volume has ten essays which began as lectures given at Oxford during Hilary Term 1998 to commemorate the 1848 uprisings.