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

    Twelve dozen; without any deductions, as opposed to net; great; independent.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Great; culpable. General. Absolute or entire. A thing in gross exists in its own right, and not as an appendage to another thing. As to gross"Adventure," "Average," "Earnings," "Fault," "Negligence," and "Weight," see those titles.