scienter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adv scienter (law) deliberately or knowingly
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • adv Scienter (Law) Knowingly; willfully.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • scienter In law, knowingly; wilfully.
    • n scienter In law, the clause in a complaint or indictment charging that, the defendant has knowledge which renders him responsible or guilty; also, the fact that the defendant has such knowledge.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

Nulli vero injuriam facere voluit scienter.
"Henry the Sixth" by John Blacman
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