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Writ of possession

(Law) a precept directing a sheriff to put a person in peaceable possession of property recovered in ejectment or writ of entry.

See also: Possession

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Writ of debt
Writ of deceit
writ of detinue
Writ of dower
Writ of ejectment
writ of election
Writ of entry
writ of error
writ of execution
Writ of exigi facias
Writ of formedon
writ of habeas corpus
Writ of inquiry
Writ of mainprize
writ of mandamus
Writ of mesne
-- Writ of possession --
Writ of praecipe
Writ of prevention
Writ of privilege
Writ of process
Writ of proclamation
writ of prohibition
Writ of protection
Writ of quare impedit
Writ of rationabili parte bonorum
Writ of recaption
Writ of replevin
Writ of restitution
writ of right
Writ of tolt
Writ of tresayle
Writ of trespass
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