Definition of Ratably
1. ratable [adv] - See also: ratable
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Literary usage of Ratably
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1. Commentaries on American Law by James Kent, Charles M. Barnes (1884)
"The residue of the assets are distributed ratably among the creditors. In Georgia, after debts due tn the public, are payable judgments, mortgagee, ..."
2. The American and English Encyclopedia of Law by David Shephard Garland, John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie (1890)
"It is well settled that if there is a general charge of debts, a lapsed share of residue only contributes ratably with a share well disposed of. Eyre i<. ..."
3. Law of Wills, Executors and Administrators by James Schouler (1915)
"These Preferred Claims rank together; Settlement in Full or ratably. All charges and claims, whether pertaining to funeral or last illness, which are of the ..."
4. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1887)
"... part who will accept thereof in full satisfaction of their claims against said party of the first part, ratably m proportion to their respective debts. ..."
5. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1904)
"... that all of them shall be made parties, to the end that they shall contribute ratably, and that it may not be in the power of the administrator to throw ..."
6. The Encyclopædia of Pleading and Practice: Under the Codes and Practice Acts by William Mark McKinney, Thomas Johnson Michie (1897)
"32 and Foxhall pan passu and ratably, according to their values, liable to Barnes's two charges. That, I think, would have been the result between the ..."