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

    According to the laws.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    According to the laws. A phrase of the civil law, which means according to the intent or spirit pf the law, as well as according to the words or letter. Dig. 50, 16, 6. See Calvin.