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com. law. When a cask is gauged, what it wants of being
full is called ullage.
The last proposition made in making a contract, a
treaty, and the like; as, the government of the United States has given its
ultimatum, has made... more
The last or extreme punishment; the penalty
The last or remote heir; the lord. So called in
contra-dis-tinction to the haeredes proximus, (q. v.) and the haeredes
remotiores. (q. v.) Dalr Feud. Pr.... more
The decision of an umpire. This word is used for the
judgment of an umpire, as the word award is employed to designate that of
A person selected by two or more arbitrators. When they
are authorize to do so by the submission of the parties, and they cannot agree