Do you find yourself online while studying, and you need a quick definition of a legal term? Try Nolo’s Plain English Online Law Dictionary. Just type the word whose definition you are seeking into the search box, and click “search”. You’ll then receive your results, sorted by relevance.
Nolo’s online dictionary is no substitute for a judicial or statutory definition of a term, or even for the venerable Black’s Law Dictionary, but it will do in a pinch when you want a general sense of the meaning of a legal word.Ernster, the Virtual Library Cat