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

    Same as Camara.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In old English law. A chamber, room or apartment; a judge's chamber; a treasury; a chest or coffer. Also, a stipend payable from vassal to lord; an annuity.
    —Camera regis. In old English law. A chamber of the king; a place of peculiar privileges especially in a commercial point of view.
    —Camera scaccarii. The old name of the exchequer chamber, (g. v.)
    —Camera stellata. The star chamber, (q. vt)