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

    To appoint; to establish; to ordain.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. To appoint, constitute, establish, ordain or undertake. Used principally in ancient powers of attorney, and now supplanted by the English word "constitute."