Legal Definition and Related Resources of Puisne

Meaning of Puisne

Later born, junior, inferior, lower in rank. The title by which the justices of the courts are distinguished from the chief justice thereof.

Puisne Alternative Definition

(Law Fr.) Younger; junior; associate.

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Puisne in Law Enforcement

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  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Police
  • Law Enforcement Agency

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