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

    Same as Aider by verdict.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    The rectification or rendering nugatory of a defect in the pleadings by the rendition of a verdict; the court wlll presume, after a verdict, that the particular thing omitted or defectively stated in the pleadings was duly proved at the trial. State v. Keena, 63 Conn. 329, 28 Atl. 522; Alford v. Baker, 53 Ind. 279; Treanor v. Houghton, 103 Cub 53, 36 Pac. 1081.