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

    Leave to depart.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Fr. In the French law. Permission, leave, license; a passport or clearance to a vessel; a permission to arm, equip or navigate a vessel.
    —Conge d'accorder. Leave to accord. A permission granted by the court, in the old process of levying a fine, to the defendant to agree with the plaintiff.
    —Conge d'emparler. Leave to imparl. The privilege of an imparlance, (licentia loquendi.) 3 Bl. Comm. 299.
    —Conge d'eslire. A permission or license from the British sovereign to a dean and chapter to elect a bishop, in time of vacation; or to an abbey or priory which is of royal foundation, to elect an abbot or prior.