Section 47 in Indian Penal Codes

Title: "Animal"

Description: The word “animal” denotes any living creature, other than a human being

Title: "vessel"

Description: The word “vessel” denotes anything made for the conveyance by water of human beings or of property

Title: "Year" "Month"

Description: Wherever the word “year” or the word “month” is used, it is to be understood that the year or the month is to be reckoned according to the British calendar

Title: "Section"

Description: The word “section” denotes one of those portions of a Chapter of this Code which are distinguished by prefixed numeral figures

Title: "Oath"

Description: The word “oath” includes a solemn affirmation sub­stituted by law for an oath, and any declaration required or authorized by law to be made before a public servant or to be used for the purpose of proof, whether in a Court of Justice or not

CHAPTER 2 GENERAL EXPLANATIONS