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

    In old English deeds. A stock or store of cattle, and other things; the whole stock upon a farm, including cat-lie, wagons, plows, and all other implements of husbandry. 1 Mon. Angl. 548b; Fleta, llb. 2, c. 72, ยง 7. Terra instaurata, land ready stocked.