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ADMEASUREMENT OF DOWER
remedies. This remedy is now nearly obsolete, even in England, the following account of it is given by Chief Baron Gilbert. "The writ of admeasurement of dower lieth where... more

ADMEASUREMENT OF PASTURE
Eng. law. The name of a writ which lies where any tenants have common appendant in another ground and one overcharges the common with beasts. The other commoners, to... more

ADMINICLE
1. A term, in the Scotch and French law, for any writing or deed referred to by a party, in... more

ADMINICULAR EVIDENCE
eccl. law. This term is used in the eclesiastical law to signify evidence, which is brought to explain or complete other evidence. 2 Lee, Ecel.R. 595. ... more

TO ADMINISTER, ADMINISTERING
The stat. 9 G. IV. c. 31, S. 11, enacts "that if any person unlawfully and maliciously shall administer, or attempt to administer to any person, or shall... more

TO ADMINISTER
trusts. To do some act in relation to an estate, such as none but the owner, or some one authorized by him or by the law, in caseof his... more

ADMINISTRATION
trusts. The management of the estate of an intestate, a minor, a lunatic, an habitual drunkard, or other person who is incapable of managing his own affairs, entrusted to... more

ADMINISTRATION
government. The management of the affairs of the government, this word is also applied to the persons entrusted with the management of the publio affairs. ... more

ADMIINISTRATOR
trusts. An administrator is a person lawfully appointed, with his assent, by an officer having jurisdiction, to manage and settle the estate of a deceased person who has... more

ADMINISTRATRIX
This term is applied to a woman to whom letters of administration have been granted. See Administrator. ... more

ADMIRAL
officer. In some countries is the commander in chief of the naval forces. This office does not exist in the United States. ... more

ADMIRALTY
The name of a jurisdiction which takes cognizance of suits or actions which arise in consequence of acts done upon or relating to the sea, or, in other... more

ADMISSION
in corporations or companies. The act of the corporation or company by which an individual acquires the rights of a member of such corporation or company. ... more

ADMISSIONS
in evidence. Concessions by a party of the existence of certain facts. The term admission is usually applied to civil transactions, and to matters of fact in criminal cases, where... more

ADMISSIONS
of attorneys and counsellors. To entitle counsellors and attorneys to practice in court, they must be admitted by the court to practice there. Different statutes and rules have been made... more

ADMISSIONS
in pleading. Where one party means to take advantage of, or rely upon some matter alleged by his adversary, and to make it part of his case, he... more

ADMISSIONS
in practice, It, frequently occurs in practice, that in order to save expenses as to mere formal proofs, the attorneys on each side consent to admit, reciprocally, certain facts in... more

ADMITTANCE
Eng. law. The act of giving possession of a copyhold estate, as livery of seisin is of a freehold, it is of three kinds, namely uponavoluntary grant by the... more

ADMIITENDO IN SOCIUM
Eng. law. A writ associating certain persons to justices of assize. ... more

ADMONITION
A reprimamd from a judge to a person accused, on being discharged, warning him of the consequences of his conduct, and intimating to him, that should he be... more

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