Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In French law. Auctioneers, who possess the exclusive' right of selling personal property at public sale in the towns in which they are established; and they possess the same right concurrently with notaries, gre/fiers, and huissiers, in the rest of the arrondissement Arg. Fr. Merc. Law, 551.