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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.
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(99) Thus, if a citizen of the United States aboard a ship bearing a flag of the United States piratically attacks another ship bearing the U.S.
He said: "You have become a charlatan, a conman and someone who piratically prays on elderly people who were vulnerable.
Jenkins's reminiscences cast a surprising light on Peacock's treatment of Shelley's vegetarianism in his "Memoirs," where he represents himself as a healthy meat-eater who cured his ailing vegetarian friend, in the course of an excursion up the Thames to Lechlade in September 1815, with his well-known prescription of "Three mutton chops, well peppered." (43) Unlike his fellow-biographer Hogg, Peacock never admitted to having been a vegetarian, and he is widely suspected to have written "Dinner by the Amateurs of Vegetable Diet," an anonymous burlesque of Shelley's A Vindication of Natural Diet (1813) and/or his nearly identical vegetarian note to Queen Mab (privately printed in 1813 and piratically published in 1821).