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 mow.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In old English law. To mow. Falcare prata, to mow or cut grass in meadows laid in for hay. A customary service to the lord by his inferior tenants. Jus falcandi, the right of cutting wood. Bract, fol. 231. Falcata, grass fresh mown, and laid in swaths. Falcatio, a mowing. Bract fols. 35b, 230. Falcator, a mower; a servile tenant who performed the labor of mowing. Falcatura, a day's mowing.