from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A draft for a sum of money to be paid in another country.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a bill drawn in one country, and payable in another, as distinguished from an inland bill, which is one drawn and payable in the same country. In this latter, as well as in several other points of view, the different States of the United States are foreign to each other. See Exchange, n., 4.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a bill of exchange that is drawn in one country and made payable in another
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