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 of pound breach.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A writ or action for damages caused by a pound-breach, (q. v.) It has long been obsolete, Ch Litt 47b; 3 Bl. Comm. 146.