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

    To disclose; to make known.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    n. Fr. A statement; account; recital; explanation. The term ls used In diplomatic language as descriptive of a written explanation of the reasons for a certain act or course of conduct.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    v. To show publicly; to display ; to offer to the public view; as, to "expose" goods to sale, to "expose" a tariff or scheduie of rates, to "expose" the person. Boynton v. Page, 13 Wend. (N. Y.) 432; Comin. v. Byrnes, 158 Mass. 172, 33 N. E. 343; Adams Exp. Co.. v. Schlesslnger, 75 Pa. 246; Centre Turnpike Co. v. Smith, 12 Vt. 216. To place in a position where the object spoken of is open to danger, or where it ls near or accessible to anything which may affect it detrimentally; as, to "expose" a child, or to expose oneself or another to a contagious disease or to danger or hazard of any kind. In re Smith, 146 N. Y. 68, 40 N. E. 497, 28 L. R. A. 820, 48 Am. St. Rep. 769; Davis v. Insurance Co., 81 Iowa, 496, 48 N. W. 1073, 10 In R. A. 359, 25 Am. St Rep. 509; Miller v. Insurance Co., 39 Minn. 548, 40 N. W. 839.