bill of sale

noun phrase

: a formal instrument for the conveyance or transfer of title to goods and chattels

Word History

First Known Use

1550, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bill of sale was in 1550

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“Bill of sale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bill%20of%20sale. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

Legal Definition

bill of sale

: a formal instrument for the conveyance or transfer of title to goods and chattels
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