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Mentioned earlier. Frequently used in contracts and other legal documents, with the same force as aforesaid.

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adj. a reference back to a thing that was previously mentioned or identified, popular in legal documents, as "the said driver drove said automobile in a negligent manner."

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in contracts or pleadings, named or mentioned previously.
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SAID. Before mentioned.
     2. In contracts and pleadings it is usual and proper when it is desired to speak of a person or thing before mentioned, to designate them by the term said or aforesaid, or by some similar term, otherwise the latter description will be ill for want of certainty. 2 Lev. 207: Com. Dig. Pleader, C IS; Gould on Pl: c. 3, Sec. 63.

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