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

    A writ for the levy of the expenses of citizens and burgesses of parliament.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    An obsolete writ addressed to the sheriff to levy the expenses of every citizen and burgess of parliament. 4 Inst 46.