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

    Guardians; custodians.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Roman law. Guardians; observers; inspectors. Persons who acted as inspectors of elections, and who counted the votes given. Tayl. Civll Law, 193. In old English law. Keepers; guardians; conservators.