meaning of BACULUS

BACULUS meaning in Law Dictionary

pole, staff, or wand, found in old English training to make livery of seisin where no building stood on land, (Bract. 40;) a stick or wand, because of the erection of which in the land involved with a proper activity the defendant was summoned to include their appearance; this was known as "baculus nuntiatorius." 3 Bl. Comm. 279.

Sentence Examples with the word BACULUS

This ferula, mentioned by Luitprand of Cremona in his account of the deposition of Benedict V., and the baculus aureus of the Historia dedicationis ecclesiae cavensis (Acta Sanctorum, 4 March, i.

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