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

    That which ls dependent upon or granted subject to a condition.
    —Conditional creditor. In the civil law. A creditor having a future right of action or having a right of action in expectancy. Dig. 50, 16, 54.
    —Conditional stipulation. In the civil law. A stipulation to do a thing upon condition, as the happening of any event. As to conditional "Acceptance," "Appearance," "Bequest," "Contract," "Delivery," "Devise," "Fee," "Guaranty," "Judgment," "Legacy," "Limitation," "Obligation," "Pardon," "Privilege," and "Sale," see those titles.