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

    We have the best witness, a confessing defendant. Habendum. That clause or portion of a deed which names the grantee and limits the certainty of the estate. See 8 Mass. 162, 5 Am. Dec. 83. See, also, 4 Dev. 6 B. (N. C.) 433, 34 Am. Dec. 390, 20 N. C. 570.