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


  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    The office of a curator. Curatorship differs from tutorship, (q. v.J in this; that the latter is instituted for the protection of property in the first place, and, secondly, of the person; while the former is Intended to protect, first, the person, and secondly, the property. 1 Lee. El. Or. Civ. Rom. 241.