Page:Black's Law Dictionary (Second Edition).djvu/847

From Wikisource
Jump to navigation Jump to search
This page needs to be proofread.


NUPTIÆ SECUNDÆ. Lat. A second marriage. In the canon law, this term icnluded any marriage subsequent to the first.

NUPTIAL. Pertaining to marriage; constituting marriage; used or done in marriage.

Nuptias non concubitus sed consensus facit. Co. Litt. 33. Not cohabitation but consent makes the marriage.



NURTURE. The act of taking care of children. bringing them up, and educating them. Regina v. Clarke, 7 El. & BL 193.

NURUS. Lat. In the civil law. A son's wife; a daughter-in-law. Calvin.

NYCTHEMERON. The whole natural day, or day and night, consisting of twenty-

four hours. Enc. Loud.