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privity
used in Henry VIII

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Definition
a shared secret

or in law:  a legal connection between parties such that one has responsibilities to the other
  • Why the devil, Upon this French going out, took he upon him, Without the privity o' the King, to appoint Who should attend on him?
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — London. An ante-chamber in the palace (39% in)

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