(I have commanded or made my mandate to the bailiff.) In English practice. The return made by a sheriff, where the bailiff of a liberty has the execution of a writ, that he has commanded the bailiff to execute it 1 Tidd, Pr. 309 ; 2 Tidd, Pr. 1025.
Link to This DefinitionDid you find this definition of M AND AVI BALLIVO helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary