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in forma pauperis

[in-fawr-muh paw-puh-ris] /ɪnˈfɔr mə ˈpɔ pə rɪs/
adjective, adverb, Law.
1.
without liability for court costs and court fees:
permission to sue in forma pauperis.
Origin of in forma pauperis
1585-1595
1585-95; < Latin: as a pauper
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