Allegation Of Faculties, * When a suit is instituted in the English ecclesiastical courts, in order to obtain alimony, before it is allowed, an aliegation must be made on the part of the wife, stating the property of the husband. This allegation is called an allegation of faculties. Shelf. on Mar. and Div. 587.

* From Bouvier's Law Dictionary, 1856 Edition. Please see Bouvier's Legal Abbreviations & Abbreviated References for help with obscure nomenclature & references.

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