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

    An account-book of original entry of transactions as they occur.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A tradesman's account book; a book in which all the occurrences of the day are set down. It is usually a book of original entries.