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 Spanish law. A junction of all the separate papers made in the course of any one proceeding and which remains in the office at the close of it Cas-tillero v. In S., 2 Black (In S.) 109, 17 In Ed. 360.