beyond the seas


beyond the seas
Beyond the limits of the United States. For the purposes of a statute of limitation, beyond the limits of the state. 34 Am J1st Lim Ac § 215. See beyond the four seas.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • beyond the seas — Beyond the limits of the United States. In England, an expression to indicate that a person was outside the United Kingdom. The Limitation Act of 1939 abolished the old procedure whereby a defendant s absence beyond the seas suspended the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Beyond the seas — Sea Sea (s[=e]), n. [OE. see, AS. s[=ae]; akin to D. zee, OS. & OHG. s[=e]o, G. see, OFries. se, Dan. s[ o], Sw. sj[ o], Icel. s[ae]r, Goth. saiws, and perhaps to L. saevus fierce, savage. [root]151a.] 1. One of the larger bodies of salt water,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Beyond the sea — Sea Sea (s[=e]), n. [OE. see, AS. s[=ae]; akin to D. zee, OS. & OHG. s[=e]o, G. see, OFries. se, Dan. s[ o], Sw. sj[ o], Icel. s[ae]r, Goth. saiws, and perhaps to L. saevus fierce, savage. [root]151a.] 1. One of the larger bodies of salt water,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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