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 writ to enforce a plaintiff’s judgment in ejectment and put him in possession.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. That you cause to have possession. The name of the process commonly resorted to by the successfui party in an action of ejectment, for the purpose of being placed by the sheriff in the actual possession of the land recovered. It is commonly termed simply "habere faeias," or "hab. fa."