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

    This word, taken in an unqualified sense, is synonymous with "increased," and comprehends any increase of value, however caused or arising. Thorn-burn v. Doscher (C. Ct) 32 Fed. 812.