This term means sometimes a mill, factory, or other establishment for performingindustrial labor of any sort, (South St. Joseph Land Co. v. Pitt 114 Mo. 135, 21S. W. 449,) and sometimes a building, structure, or erection of any kind upon land, asin the civil-law phrase “new works.”
Link to This DefinitionDid you find this definition of WORKS 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