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 hundred.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A hundred. A district or division containing originally a hundred freemen, established among the Goths, Germans, Franks, and Lombards, for military and civll purposes, and answering to the Saxon "hundred." Spelman ; 1 Bl. Comm. 115. Also, in old records and pleadings, a hundred weight.