What is Ancillary Bill Or Suit?

Alternative Forms: Ancillary bill | Ancillary suit
Legal Definition
One growing out of and .auxiliary to another action or suit, either at law or in equity, such as a bill for discovery, or a proceeding for the enforcement of a judgment, or to set aside fraudulent transfers of property. Co.ltrane v. Templeton, 106 Fed. 370, 45 C C. A. 328: In re Williams, (E>. O) 123 Fed 32i; Claflin v. McDermott (a C.) 12 Fed. 375.
-- Black's Law Dictionary