Search Results for "E"
med. jur. The act by which any matter whatever is thrown from
the body, thus it is usual to say, emission of urine, emission of semen,
To put out, to send forth,
2. The tenth section of the first article of the constitution, contains
various prohibitions, among which is the... more
med. jur. The name of a class of medicines which are
believed to have the power. of favoring the discharge of the menses. These
are black hellebore,... more
The lawful gain or profit which arises from an office.
A punishment in which a sharp polo was forced up the
fundament. Encyc. Lond. h. t.
practice. To make a list or roll, by the sheriff or other
authorized officer, of the names of jurors who are summoned to appear for
the performance... more
an officer. This word is synonymous with the Latin imperator,
they are both derived from the. verb imperare. Literally, it signifies he
2. Under... more
civil law. The name of a contract by which the owner of an
uncultivated piece of land granted it to another either in perpetuity, or
for a... more
This word signifies, first, authority or command, it is
to command or govern those actions of men which would otherwise be free,
secondly, the country... more
One who is in the service of another. Such a person is
to rights and liable to. perform certain duties.
2. He is entitled... more
One who is authorized to act for another, a mandatory.
An employment is an office, as, the secretary of the
has a laborious and responsible employment, an agency, as, the employment
of an auctioneer, it signifies... more
One who has engaged or hired the services of another. He is
entitled to rights and bound to perform duties.
2. - 1. His... more
The act of buying.
A buyer, a purchaser.
In default. This term is used in Louisiana. 3 N. S.
A term used in equity. When the donor of a power,
the owner of the estate, confers upon persons not seised of the fee,... more
To establish by law, to perform or effect, to decree.
formula in making laws is, Be it enacted.
med. jur. A French word, which signifies pregnant.
2. When a woman is pregnant, and is convicted of a capital crime, she
cannot lawfully be... more
An artificial fence put around ones estate. Vide Close.