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Isabelle Louis United States Local time: 16:06 Native speaker of: French PRO pts in pair: 44
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Explanation: Nonsuit \Non"suit`\ (?), n. (Law) A neglect or failure by the plaintiff to follow up his suit; a stopping of the suit; a renunciation or withdrawal of the cause by the plaintiff, either because he is satisfied that he can not support it, or upon the judge's expressing his opinion. A compulsory nonsuit is a nonsuit ordered by the court on the ground that the plaintiff on his own showing has not made out his case.