procès verbal

procès-verbal

[proh-sey-ver-bahl; French praw-se-ver-bal]
noun, plural procès-verbaux [proh-sey-ver-boh; French praw-se-ver-boh] .
1.
a report of proceedings, as of an assembly.
2.
French Law. an authenticated written account of facts in connection with a criminal or other charge.

Origin:
1625–35; < French; see process, verbal

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To procès verbal
Collins
World English Dictionary
procès-verbal (prɔsɛvɛrbal)
 
n , pl -baux
a written record of an official proceeding; minutes
 
[C17: from French: see process1, verbal]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature