nexcussionThe act of excussing, discussing, unfolding, or deciphering; discussion.
nexcussionA seizing by law; in civil law, the act of exhausting legal proceedings against a debtor or his property, before proceeding against the property of a person secondarily liable for the debt; discussion.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. excussio a, shaking down; LL., a threshing of corn: cf. F. excussion,