bill of particulars

noun phrase

Definition of bill of particulars

: a detailed listing of charges or claims brought in a legal action or of a defendant's response or counterclaim

First Known Use of bill of particulars

1815, in the meaning defined above

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bill of particulars

Legal Definition of bill of particulars

see bill sense 3a, b

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