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

    (Old English) A ship of large size and clumsy construction.— Spelman.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A term used in the old English Jaw, to designate a large and clumsily constructed ship.