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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law.

Usage examples (38)
  • He was discharged amid acclamations on his own recognisance.
  • Wednesday and were later released on their own recognisance.
  • After sentencing, Boesak was released on his own recognisance.
  • I may try to sneak into the area tomorrow to run recognisance. for more
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