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

    Incapacity for sexual intercourse. See 28 Am. Dec. 448, note.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In medical jurisprudence, The incapacity for copulation or propagating the species. Properly used of the male; but it has also been used synonymously with "sterility." Griffeth v. Griffeth, 162 111. 368, 44 N. E. 820; Payne v. Payne, 46 Minn. 467, 49 N. W. 230, 24 Am. St. Rep. 240; Kempf v. Kempf, 34 Mo. 213.