bill of lading

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bill of lading

n. pl. bills of lading
A document issued by a carrier to a shipper, listing and acknowledging receipt of goods for transport and specifying terms of delivery.

bill of lading

n
(Commerce) (in foreign trade) a document containing full particulars of goods shipped or for shipment. Usual US and Canadian name: waybill

bill′ of lad′ing


n.
a receipt given by a carrier for goods accepted for transportation.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bill of lading - a receipt given by the carrier to the shipper acknowledging receipt of the goods being shipped and specifying the terms of deliverybill of lading - a receipt given by the carrier to the shipper acknowledging receipt of the goods being shipped and specifying the terms of delivery
receipt - an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made
Translations

bill of lading

[ˌbɪləvˈleɪdɪŋ] npolizza di carico