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

    (Roman Law) The putting off of a trial to the third day.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In the Roman law. The adjournment of a cause, In order to hear the parties or their advocates a second time; a second hearing of the parties to a cause, Calvin.