- Enlargement; amplification.
- A postponement regarding the decision of an underlying cause, for further consideration or re-argument.
In the civil law. A deferring of wisdom until an underlying cause be further analyzed. Calvin.; Cowell. An order for rehearing of a reason on every day appointed, with regard to even more sufficient information. Halifax. Anal. b. 3, c. 13, n. 32. In French legislation. A duplicate of an acquittance or other tool. A notary's content of functions passed before him, delivered to the functions.
(letter.) Enlargement; amplification.
- (n.) A postponement for the decision of a cause, for further consideration or re-argument.