bound bailiff

noun

Definition of bound bailiff

: a bonded sheriff's officer who serves writs and makes arrests

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History and Etymology for bound bailiff

alteration (influenced by bound entry 4) of bumbailiff

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“Bound bailiff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bound%20bailiff. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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