Monstrans de droit

MONSTRANS DE DROIT. Literally showing of right, in the English law, is a process by which a subject claim from the crown a restitution of a right. Bac. Ab. Prerogative, E; 3 Bl. 256; 1 And. 181; 5 Leigh's R. 512.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.