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 lie; to rest.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    L. Fr. To lie. Gist en le touche, it lies in the mouth. Le action bten gist, the action well lies. Gisant, lying.