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 tithing.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A tithing, composed of ten neighboring families. 1 Reeve, Eng. Law, 13; 1 Bl. Comm. 114. Deceptis non decipientibns, jura subveniunt. The laws help persons who are deceived, not those decoiving. Tray. Lat Max. 149.