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 term is often used in law as equivalent to "mentioned specifically," "designated," or "expressly named or granted;" as in speaking of "enumerated" governmental powers, items of property, or articles in a tariff schedule. See Bloomer v. Todd, 3 Wash. T. 599, 19 Pan. 135, 1L.R.A. Ill; Wolff v. U. S„ 71 Fed. 291, 18 C. C. A. 41; San Francisco v. Pennie, 93 Cal. 465, 29 Pac. 66; Cutting v. Cutting, 20 Hun, 365.