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 local political meeting. Causa. A cause; an action; a reason; a consideration.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A meeting of the legal voters of any political party assembled for the purpose of choosing delegates or for the nomination of candidates for office. Pub. St. N. H. 1901, p. 140, c. 78, § 1; Rev. Laws Mass. 1902, p. 104, c. 11, § 1.