letter of advice


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letter of advice

n
(Commerce) a commercial letter giving a specific notification, such as the consignment of goods
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Permit me to inform you, Count," said he, bowing, "that I have received a letter of advice from Thomson & French, of Rome.
But as regards the letter of advice, I am charmed to find that it has reached you; that will spare me the troublesome and disagreeable task of coming to you for money myself.
But I have not received any letter of advice from anywhere respecting anybody of the name of Blandois.
He did not present himself next day, though the letter of advice came duly to hand.
He immediately made him out free papers; deposited a sum of money in the hands of the Quaker, to be judiciously used in assisting him to start in life, and left a very sensible and kind letter of advice to the young man.
There was a letter of advice about the gold, saying it would probably go in the Lady Jermyn; and another about Rattray and his schooner, which had just sailed; the young gentleman was known to the police out there.
A doctor must not have a warning or a letter of advice regarding the practice, and should have no other violations during the period of a year prior to his application for the permit.
Our official letter of advice, although providing sound information, lacked the degree of clarity we aim for and we are now taking steps to address this and well reissue the letter shortly.
Adds subdivisions (e)(2) and (5) authorizing an unlicensed practice of law circuit committee to close a case based on a letter of advice and to accept a cease and desist affidavit with restitution.
2) Hence, when his first son Lin Gui became an official, he sent him a letter of advice, counseling him to be a honest public servant (131).
The Department of Energy has asked EPA national officials to approve a rare waiver of Superfund Land Disposal Restrictions, and the advisory board added its support to the waiver in a letter of advice to EPA that it approved.