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HABEAS CORPORA
English practice. A writ issued out of the C. P. commending the sheriff to compel the appearance of a jury in the cause between the parties. It... more

HABEAS CORPUS
remedies A writ of habeas corpus is an order in writing, signed by the judge who grants the same, and sealed with the seal of the court... more

HABENDUM
conveyancing. This is a Latin word, which signifies to have. 2. In conveyancing, it is that part of a deed which... more

HABERDASHER
A dealer in miscellaneous goods and merchandise. ... more

HABERE
To have. This word is used in composition. ... more

HABERE FACIAS POSSESSIONEM
h. t. ... more

HABERE FACIAS SEISINAM
practice, remedies. The name of a writ of execution, used in most real actions, by which the sheriff is directed that he cause the demandant to have... more

HABERE FACIAS VISUM
practice. The name of a writ which lies when a view is to be taken of lands and tenements., F. N. B. Index, verbo View. ... more

HABIT
A disposition or condition of the body or mind acquired by custom or a frequent repetition of the same act. See 2 Mart. Lo. Rep. N.... more

HABITATION
civil law. It was the right of a person to live in the house of another without prejudice to the property. 2. It... more

HABITATION
estates. A dwelling-house, a home-stall. 2 Bl. Com. 4; 4 Bl. Com. 220. Vide House. ... more

HABITUAL DRUNKARD
A person given to ebriety or the excessive use of intoxicating drink, who has lost the power or the will, by frequent indulgence, to control his... more

HABITUALLY
Customarily, by habit. or frequent use or practice, or so frequently, as to show a design of repeating the same act. 2 N. S. 622:... more

HAD BOTE
Engl. law. A recompense or amends made for violence offered to a person in holy olders. ... more

HAEREDES PROXIMI
The children or descendants of the deceased. Dalr. Feud. Pr. 110; Spellm. Remains. ... more

HAEREDES REMOTIORES
The kinsmen other than children or descendants; Dalr. Feud. Pr. 110; Spellm. Remains. ... more

HAEREDITAS
An inheritance, or an estate which descends to one by succession. At common law an inheritance never ascends, haereditas nunquam ascendit. But in many of the... more

HAEREDITAS JACENS
This is said of an inheritance which is not taken by the heirs, but remains in abeyance. ... more

HAERES
civil law. An heir, one who succeeds to the whole inheritance. 2. These are of various kinds. 1. Haeres natus,... more

HALF
One equal part of a thing divided into two parts, either in fact or in contemplation. A moiety. This word is used in composition; as, half cent,... more

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