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English definition of “order of discharge”

order of discharge

noun [C]     (plural orders of discharge) UK
LAW, FINANCE an order by a court of law saying that a person or company that is bankrupt is no longer responsible for paying back its debts : If you've been declared bankrupt and want to show that you have agreed to regular payments , you should fill out an order of discharge .
(Definition of order of discharge noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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