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) A measure equal to about 12 lineal feet.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Spanish law. In Spanish America this was a measure of land of sixteen square varas or yards. 2 White, Recop. 139.