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 a court.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In a court of justice; In a seat of judgment. Lord Hale is called "one of the greatest and best men who ever sat in judgment" 1 East, 306.