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

    Therefore it is considered. See 2 Paine, 209, 29 Fed. Cas. (U. S.) 947.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    Lat. Therefore it is considered. These were the words used at the beginning of the entry of judgment in an action, when the forms were in Latin. They are also used as a name for that portion of the record.