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PIRATICALLY, pleadings. This is a technical word, essential to charge the crime of piracy in an indictment, which cannot be supplied by another word, or any circumlocution. Hawk. B. 1, c. 37, s. 15; 3 Inst. 112; 1 Chit. Cr. Law, *244.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.