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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name sometimes used for a promissory note given by one of the South American republics.
  • n. In old English law, a schedule.
  • n. In Spanish law: An act by which a debtor acknowledges his debt and binds himself to pay at a specified time or on demand.
  • n. The notice or summons fixed to the door of a fugitive criminal requiring his appearance before the court.

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