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

    Belonging to the whole of Christian church.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    General; universal; as an ecnmenical councll. Groesbeeck v. Duns-comb, 41 How. Prae. (N. Y.) 344.