Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Incompleteness. A word signifying that the record sent up from an inferior to a superior court for review is incomplete or not fully cortified. In such case the party may suggest a "diminution of the record," which may be rectified by a certiorari. 2 Tidd, Pr. 1109.