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 flee.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In old English law. Flight. It is of two kinds:
    (1) Fuer in fait or in facto, where a person does apparently and corporally flee;
    (2) fuer in ley or in lege, when, being called in the county court, he does not appear, which legal interpretation makes flight. Wharton.