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

    A collection of the novels of Justinian.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In the civil law. A Latin translation of the Novels of Justinian by an anonymous author; so called because the Novels were translated entire, in order to distinguish it from the epitome made by Julian. There is another collection so called, compiled by Imier, of incorrect extracts from the Novels and inserted by him in the, in the places to which they refer.