• Rescript Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) A counterpart.
- (v. t.) The answer of an emperor when formallyconsulted by particular persons on some difficult question; hence, an edict or decree.
- (v. t.) The official written answer of the pope upon a question of canon law, or morals.
• Rescriptive Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Pertaining to, or answering the purpose of, a rescript; hence, deciding; settling; determining.