Free Online Dictionary of Law Terms and Legal Definitions     Legal Dictionaries of the Encyclopedia of Law Project
Search in more than 1.500.000 entries

Rate this post

A and b

What does A and b mean in American Law?

The definition of A and b in the law of the United States, as defined by the lexicographer Arthur Leff in his legal dictionary is:

Police shorthand for assault and battery.

This is an advance summary of a forthcoming entry in the Encyclopedia of Law. Please check back later for the full entry.

Learning is Our Passion

This entry about A and b has been published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0) licence, which permits unrestricted use and reproduction, provided the author or authors of the A and b entry and the Lawi platform are in each case credited as the source of the A and b entry. Please note this CC BY licence applies to some textual content of A and b, and that some images and other textual or non-textual elements may be covered by special copyright arrangements. For guidance on citing A and b (giving attribution as required by the CC BY licence), please see below our recommendation of "Cite this Entry".

Cite this entry

Legal Citations Generator

(2014, 05). A and b Retrieved 12, 2022, from

05 2014. 12 2022 <>

"A and b", 05 2014. Web. 12 2022. <>

"A and b" 05, 2014. Accesed 12 2022.

Arthur Leff, 'A and b' ( 2014) <> accesed 2022 December 4

Usage Metrics

161 Views. 133 Visitors.

Google Scholar: Search for A and b Related Content


Schema Summary

  • Article Name: A and b
  • Author: Arthur Leff
  • Description: Police shorthand for assault and battery....

This entry was last updated: May 14, 2014


Recent Comments