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 designation.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Description; pointing out That which is said or written to designate a thing or person. In evidence. Absolutely, convincing proof. That proof which excludes all possibility of error. Treadwell v. Whittier, 80 Cal. 574, 22 Pac. 266, 5 L. R. A. 498, 13 Am. St. Rep. 175; Boetgen v. Rallroad Co. (Sup.) 50 N. Y. Supp. 332.