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

    A stuffed figure made to represent some person.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    The corporeal representation of a person. To make the effigy of a person with an intent to make him the object of ridicule is a libel. 2 Chit Crim. Law, 866.