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

    Death.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    n. Death; departure from Ilfe, not including civil death, (see Death.) In re Zeph's Estate, 50 Hun, 523, 3 N. Y. Supp. 460.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    v. To die; to depart life or from ilfe. This has always been a common term in Scotch law. "Gif ane man deceas-is." Skene,