Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A term descriptive of a hill in equity which seeks a discovery upon general, loose, and vague allegations. Story, Eq. PI. ยง 325; In re Pacific Ry. Com'n (C. C.) 32 Fed. 263 i Hurricane Tel. Co. v. Mohler, 51 W. Va. 1, 41 S. E. 421; Carroll v. Carroll, 11 Barb. (N. Y.) 298.