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

    In practice. Eloigned; carried away to a distance. The old form of the return made by a sheriff to a/writ of replevin, stating that the goods or beasts had bcen eloigned; that is, carried to a distance, to places to him unknown. 3 Bl. Comm. 148; 3 Steph. Comm. 522; Fitzh. Nat Brev. 73, 74 ; Archb. N. Pract. 552.