Legal Definition and Related Resources of Ject

Meaning of Ject

(Law Fr.) In old practice. Cast; thrown; overthrovra or defeated in law. Litt. §§ 448, 680, 682, 684. A term derived from the old practice in trial by battel, and literally signifying throvsm to the ground; unhorsed.


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Concept of “Ject”

Traditional meaning of ject in the French law history (with some legal use in England and the United States in the XIX Century) [1]: (in French) Cast; overthrown; defeated; computed.


Notes and References

  1. Based on A Concise Law Dictionary of Words, Phrases and Maxims, “Ject”, Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1911, United States. It is also called the Stimson’s Law dictionary. This term and/or definition may be absolete.

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