Meaning of scire facias
Pronunciation: (sī'rē fā'shē-as" Lat. skē're fä'kē-äs"), [key]
— Law. Law.
- a writ requiring the party against whom it is brought to show cause why a judgment, letters patent, etc., should not be executed, vacated, or annulled.
- a judicial proceeding initiated by such a writ.
- scire facias (Thesaurus)