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

    (Spanish) An action against a ship owner for debts incurred by his shipmaster. Ejettement. Ejectment.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Spanish law. The name of an action lying against a ship's owner, upon the contracts or obligations made by the master for repairs or supplies. It coresponds to the actio exercitoria of the Roman law. Mackeld. Roin. Law, ยง 512.