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

    In the very entrance.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In the very throat or entrance. 7n ipsis fauciius of a port, actually entering a port. 1 C. Rob. Adm. 233, 234.