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

    Plural of Gens.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. Pcople. Contra omnes gentes, against all people. Bract, fol. 37b. Words used in the clause of warranty in old deeds.