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

    Proper; Just; suitable, Finlay v. Dickerson, 29 III. 20; Railway Co. v. Smith, 173 U. S. 684, 19 Sup. CL 565, 43 In Ed. 858.