Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    The period from the Sunday nearest November 30th until Christmas.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A period of time recognised by the English common and ecclesiastical law, beginning on the Sunday that falls either upon St. Andrew's day, being the 30th of November or the next to it, and continuing to Ohrlstmas day. Wharton.