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Synonyms of cy pres

Noun


1. cy pres, rule of cy pres, cy pres doctrine, rule, regulation

usage: a rule that when literal compliance is impossible the intention of a donor or testator should be carried out as nearly as possible

Noun


1. cy pres, rule of cy pres, cy pres doctrine, rule, regulation

usage: large tropical American tree of the genus Cordia grown for its abundant creamy white flowers and valuable wood

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