Meaning of subreption
Pronunciation: (sub-rep'shun), [key]
- a concealment of the pertinent facts in a petition, as for dispensation or favor, that in certain cases nullifies the grant. Cf.(def. 1.).
- the act of obtaining something, as an escheat, by concealing pertinent facts. Cf.(def. 2).
- a fallacious representation or an inference from it.