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

    Members of a corporation governing board. See 34 Cal. 48, 91 Am. Dec. 672.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Persons appointed or elected according to law, authorized to manage and direct the affairs of a corporation or company. The whole of the directors collectively form the board of directors. Brandt v. Godwin (City Ct) 3 N. Y. Supp. 809; Maynard v. Insurance Co., 34 Cal. 48, 91 Am. Den. 672; Pen. Code N. Y. 1903, § 614; Rev. St. Ter. 1895, art. 3O96o; Ky. Sfc 1903, § 575.