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

    The four seas surrounding England.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    The seas surrounding England. These were divided into the Western, including the Scotch and Irish; the Northern or North sea; the Eastern, being the German ocean; the Southern, being the British channel.