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

    One tenth.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Fr. Tenth; the tenth part. Ord. Mar. llv. 1, tit. 1, art. 9. In old French law. An income tax payable to the crown. Steph. Leet. 359.