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
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In ecclesiastical law. A species of advowson, where the benefice is cenferred on the clerk by the patron's deed of donation, without presentation, institution or induction. 2 Bl. Comm. 23; Termes de la Ley.