from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A duplicate roll (record or account) kept by an officer as a check upon another officer's roll.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In old English law, a counterpart or copy of the rolls relating to appeals, inquests, etc., kept by an officer as a check upon another officer's roll.
- To roll in the opposite direction: as, to roll and counter-roll.
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