1. The act of governing; management; superintendence. Also the bodyof persons (called “directors”) who are charged with the management and administrationof a corporation or institution.2. The charge or instruction given by the court to a jury upon a. point of law arising or involved in the ease, to be by them applied to the facts in evidence.3. The clause of a bill in equity containing the address of the bill to the court

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