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

    Lands selected in lieu of parcels previously disposed of or reserved, title to which accrues only from their selection. See 117 U. S. 228, 29 L. Ed. 858, 6 Sup. Ct. Rep. 654.