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

    (Lat. Bring with you.) The name of certain species of writs, of which the subpœna duces tecum is the most usual, requiring a party who is summoned to appear in court to bring with him some document, piece of evidence or other thing to be used or inspected by the court