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English definition of “bill of sale”

bill of sale

noun [C]
 
 
( plural bills of sale) ( abbreviation BS, abbreviation B/S)
COMMERCE, LAW a document showing that something has been sold by one person and is now owned by another person: Anyone who falsifies the status of cattle on a bill of sale may be fined $5,000 for each animal.
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