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 railing inclosing the bar of a court; cancellation marks.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    The rails or lattice work or balusters inclosing the bar of a court of justice or the communion table. Also the lines drawn on the face of a wlil or other writing, with the Intention of revoking or annulling it. See Cancel.