Recaption

• (n.) The act of retaking, as of one who has escaped after arrest; reprisal; the retaking of one`s own goods, chattels, wife, or children, without force or violence, from one who has taken them and who wrongfully detains them.
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Recaption

Re¬∑cap'tion (re*kăp'shŭn) noun (Law) The act of retaking, as of one who has escaped after arrest; reprisal; the retaking of one's own goods, chattels, wife, or children, without force or violence, from one who has taken them and who wrongfully detains them. Blackstone. Writ...
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recaption

reprisal; taking back that which is unlawfully obtained
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Recaption

The act of a person who has been deprived of the custody of another to which he is legally entitled, by which he regains the peaceable custody of such person; or of the owner of personal or real property who has been deprived of his possession, by which he retakes possession, peaceably. In each of these cases the law allows the recaption of the per...
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