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

    Any paper or thing offered in evidence and marked for identification; an instrument or copy thereof attached to a pleading and by reference incorporated in it. See 16 Ga. 67; to offer in evidence as an exhibit.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    n. A paper or document produced and exhibited to a court during a trial or hcaring or to a commissioner taking depositions or to auditors, arbitrators, etc., as a voucher or in proof of facts or as otherwise connected with the subject-matter, and which, on being accepted, ls marked for identification and annexed to the deposition, report or other principal document or filed of record or otherwlse made a part of the case. A paper referred to in and filed with the bill, answer, or petition in a suit in equity, or with a deposition. Brown v. Redwyne, 16 Ga. 68.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    v. To show or display; to offer or present for inspection. To produce anything in public, so that it may be taken into possession. Dig. 10, 4, 2. To present; to offer publicly or officially; to file of record. Thus we speak of exhibiting a charge of treason, exhibiting a bill against an officer of the king's bench by way of proceeding against him in that court. In re Wiltse, 5 Misc. Rep. 105, 25 N. Y. Supp. 737; Newell v. State, 2 Conn. 40 ; Comm. v. Alsop, 1 Brewst. (Pat) 345. To administer; to cause to be taken; as medicines.