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 hiring.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In the civil law. A hiring. Used generally in connection with the term locatio, a letting. Locatio et conductio, (sometimes united as a compound word, "lo-catio-conductio,") a letting and hiring. Inst. 3, 25; Bract fol. 62, c. 28; Story, Bailm. ยงยง 8, 368.