ANNOTATION, civil law. The designation of a place of deportation. Dig. 32,
1, 3 or the summoning of an, absentee. Dig. lib. 5.
2. In another sense, annotations were the answers of the prince to
questions put to him by private persons respecting some doubtful point of
law. See Rescript.
, apparatus criticus
, marginal note
, note of explanation
, word of explanation