What is Butts And Bounds?

Legal Definition
This phrase is used to express the ends and boundaries of an estate. The word butt, being evidently derived from the, French bout, the end; and bounds, from boundary.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
A phrase used in conveyancing, to describe the end lines or circumscribing llnes of a certain piece of land. The phrase "metes and bounds" has the same meaning.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
Boundaries. Butty. A coal mining contractor. Buying of titles. Purchasing interests of land claimants who are not in possession. See 22 Mass. 348. By estimation. An expression used in conveyancing signifying “more or less.”
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary