Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Rescript

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

rescript

1. The answer of an emperor when formallyconsulted by particular persons on some difficult question; hence, an edict or decree. In their rescripts and other ordinances, the roman emperors spoke in the plural number. (hare)

2. The official written answer of the pope upon a question of canon law, or morals.

3. A counterpart.

Origin: L. Rescriptum: cf. F. Rescrit, formerly also spelt rescript. See Rescribe.