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


  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In the civll and old English law. Water; sometimes a stream or water-course.
    —Aqua æstiva. In Roman law. Summer water; water tbat was used in summer only Dig. 43, 20, 1, 3, 4
    —Aqua curreus. Running water.
    —Aqua dulcis, or frisca. Fresh water. Reg. Orig. 97 ; Bract fobs. 117, 135.
    — Aqua fontanea. Spring water. Fleta, lib. 4, c. 27, § 8.
    —Aqua profluens. Flawing or running water. Dig. 1, 8, 2.
    —Aqua quotidiana. In Roman law. Daily water; water that might be drawn at all times of the year, (qua guts quoUdie possit uti, si vellet.) Dig. 43, 20, 1-4.
    —Aqua salsa. Salt water.