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

    Implied by law; presumed by law to be so or to exist.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    IU the intendment, contemplation or inference of the law; implied or inferred by law; existing in law or by force of law. See In Fact.