Multiplepoinding, a method of settling rival claims to the same fund.
"St. Ronan's Well" by Sir Walter Scott
At the close of two years, a decree in absence, and a claim in a multiplepoinding, remained the sole trophies of my legal renown.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 355, May 1845" by Various
In Scots law "multiplepoinding" is the equivalent of "interpleader.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1" by Various
Interpleader is the equivalent of multiplepoinding in Scots law.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 6" by Various