Non acceptavit

NON ACCEPTAVIT. The name of a plea to an action of assumpsit brought against the drawee of a bill of exchange upon a supposed acceptance by him. See 4 Mann. & Gr. 561; S. C. 43 E. C. L. R. 292.

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