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

    Who has the gift of anything should have the disposition of it. Cujus est divisio alterius est electio. Whichever one has the division, the other has the choice.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Wing. Max. 53. Whose it is to give, his it is to dispose; or, as Broom says, "the be-stower of a gift has a right to regulate its disposui." Broom, Max. 459, 461, 463, 464.