Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A species of rogue or offender, described in the statutes 5 GcoIV. c. 83, and 1 & 2 Viet c. 38. 4 Steph. Comm. 309.