bill of sufferance

bill of sufferance
A document issued by the Customs and Excise enabling goods to be landed in the absence of detailed documentation, subject to the Customs being able to examine the goods at any time.

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  • bill of sufferance — document freeing the bearer from a tax …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bill of sufferance — A license exempting from the payment of duties a merchant trading between English ports …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bill of sufferance — a license to load and discharge cargo at specified ports without paying duty …   Useful english dictionary

  • bill —    ♦ bill broker, dealer in bills of exchange.    ♦ bill of adventure, declaration that merchandise shipped is not property of shipowner, whose liability is limited to safe delivery.    ♦ bill of costs, solicitor s account of charges.    ♦ bill… …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • sufferance — Endurance of pain or distress, physical or mental. Toleration; acquiescence. See bill of sufferance; estate by sufferance; tenancy at sufferance …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • РАЗРЕШЕНИЕ НА ПЕРЕВОЗКУ НЕ ПРОШЕДШИХ ТАМОЖЕННОЙ ОЧИСТКИ ГРУЗОВ — (bill of sufferance) Документ, выдаваемый Таможенным и акцизным управлением, разрешающий произвести разгрузку товаров при отсутствии полной документации с условием, что таможенные органы в любое время могут осмотреть товары. Бизнес. Толковый… …   Словарь бизнес-терминов

  • acceptance — Synonyms and related words: CD, IOU, John Hancock, MO, OK, acceptance bill, acceptation, acception, accession, accord, acknowledgment, acquiescence, acquisition, adherence, admiration, admission, admittance, adoption, affiliation, affirmance,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • Japan — /jeuh pan /, n. 1. a constitutional monarchy on a chain of islands off the E coast of Asia: main islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. 125,716,637; 141,529 sq. mi. (366,560 sq. km). Cap.: Tokyo. Japanese, Nihon, Nippon. 2. Sea of, the… …   Universalium

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