Definition of "nisi"
  1. Takes effect at a later date, unless altered by consequence shown or additional actions, or upon the fulfillment of a specific condition
How to use "nisi" in a sentence
  1. The court's decree nisi will become final unless she can present compelling evidence to change it within 30 days.
  2. The court has issued an order nisi, which will be finalized if no objections are made within the stipulated time frame.
  3. If the defendant fails to comply, the provisional order will become a judgment nisi.

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