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This is an ancient manner of spelling urai, true.
2. In the English law, there are three kinds of tenants:... more
pleading. The venue is the county from which the jury are
to come, who are to try the issue. Gould, Pl. c. 3, §102; Archb.... more
contracts. A seller. (q. v.) One wbo disposes of a thing
in consideration of money. Vide Purchaser; Seller.
practice, crim. law. According to the English
law, the proper process to be issued on an indictment for any petit
misdemeanor, on a penal statute, is... more
VENIRE, OR VENIRE PACIAS JURATORES,
practice. The name of a writ
directed to the sheriff commanding him to cause to come from the body of the
county before the court from... more
VENIRE FACIAS DE NOVO,
practice. The name of a new writ of
venire facias; this is awarded when, by reason of some irregularity or defect
in the proceeding on the... more
VENTE A REMERE.
A term used in Louisiana, which signifies a sale
made reserving a right to the seller to repurchase the property gold by
returning the price paid... more
VENTER or VENTRE.
Signifies literally the belly. In law it is
used figuratively for the wife: for example, a man has three children by the
first, and one by... more
A sale; the act of selling.
practice. That you expose to sale. The name
of a writ of execution, directed to the sheriff, commanding him to sell goods
or chattels, and in... more
An obsolete word, which signified viewers or experts.
Something that is bought. The term is generally applied
in a bad sense; as, a venal office is an office which has been purchased. ... more
contr. A purchaser; (q. v.) a buyer.
Among the Romans this word signified duties which
were paid to the prince for the importation and exportation of certain
merchandise. They differed from tribute, which... more
feudal law. This was the name given to the holder of a
fief, bound to perform feudal service; this word was then always correlative to
pleading, evidence. A disagreement or difference
between two parts of the same legal proceeding, which ought to agree together.
Variances are between the writ and the... more
A valued policy is one where the value has been
set on the ship or goods insured, and this value has been inserted in the
This phrase is usually employed in a bill of
exchange or promissory note, to denote that a consideration has been given for
The act of ascertaining the worth of a thing; or it
is the esti-mated worth of a thing.
2. It differs from... more
common law. This term has two different meanings. It
sometimes expresses the utility of an object, and some times the power of
purchasing other good with... more