What is Capias Ad Audiendum Judicium?

Legal Definition
Practice. A writ issued in a case of misdemeanor, after the defendant has appeared and found guilty, and is not present when called. This writ is to bring him to judgment. 4 BI. Com. 368.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
A writ issued, in a case of misdemeanor, after the defendant has appeared and is found guilty, to bring him to hear j'udgment if he is not present when called. 4 Bl. Comm. 368.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
A writ to bring a convicted misdemeanant up for sentence. See 4 Bl. Comm. 368.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary