Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Estreated'
Estreated Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Estreat \Es*treat"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Estreated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Estreating.] (Law)
(a) To extract or take out from the records of a court, and
send up to the court of exchequer to be enforced; -- said
of a forfeited recognizance.
(b) To bring in to the exchequer, as a fine.