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

    To fence; to shut in.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    To shut up. "To inclose a jury," in Scotch practice, is to shut them up in a room by themselves. Bell. See Union Pac. By. Co., v. Harris, 28 Kan. 210; Campbell v. Gilbert, 57 Ala. 569.