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

    An alternative term. See 2 Miles (Pa.), 49.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    One which is placed between two contraries, by the affirming of one of which the other is taken away; it is usually expressed by the word "or."