from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A piece of paper containing a recognizance or bail bond.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A piece of parchment, or paper, containing a recognizance or bail bond.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In law, a certificate issued to a person by a court attesting his acceptance as a surety in a case before it.
bail + piece (Wiktionary)