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

    A pleading or answer which traverses all material allegations of the pleading at which it is directed. See 146 Ind. 509, 58 Am. St. Rep. 367, 36 L. R. A. 59, 45 N. E. 702.