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

    (Spanish) A fourth of an inheritance.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In Spanish law. The Fal-cidian portion; the portion of an Inheritance which could not be legally bequeathed away from the heir, viz., one-fourth.