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 give instructions to a jury; to direct; to advise.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    To convey information as a client to an attorney or as an attorney to a counsel; to authorize one to appear as advocate ; to give a case in charge to the jury.