Oyer vs Boyer - What's the difference?

oyer | boyer |


As a noun oyer

is (legal|archaic) a hearing in a civil case which is based on the content of a document, in which the plaintiff is required to produce the document.

As a proper noun boyer is

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oyer

English

Noun

(-)
  • (legal, archaic) A hearing in a civil case which is based on the content of a document, in which the plaintiff is required to produce the document.
  • Usage notes

    * A defendant who formally asks for oyer is said to (term).

    See also

    * oyer and terminer

    Anagrams

    * ----

    boyer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (nautical) A Flemish sloop with a castle at each end.
  • (Sir Walter Raleigh)
    (Webster 1913)