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

    From delay.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    From or in consequence of delay. Interest is allowed ex mora; that is, where there has bsen delay in returning a sum borrowed. A term of the civil law. Story, Bailm. ยง 84.