Bailpiece
Bailpiece Bail"piece`, n. (Law) A piece of parchment, or paper, containing a recognizance or bail bond. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bailpiece — A written memorial that a person has become bail; evidence of authority of the sureties on a bail bond to make an arrest of the principal. Worthen v Prescott, 60 Vt 68, 11 A 690 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bailpiece — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: bail (I) + piece 1. : a certificate formerly issued to the surety attesting his act of offering bail 2. : a warrant issued to the surety upon which he may arrest the person bailed by him …   Useful english dictionary

  • exoneretur — /agzonariytar/ Let him be relieved or discharged. An entry made on a bailpiece, whereby the surety is relieved or discharged from further obligation, when the condition is fulfilled by the surrender of the principal or otherwise …   Black's law dictionary

  • exoneretur — /agzonariytar/ Let him be relieved or discharged. An entry made on a bailpiece, whereby the surety is relieved or discharged from further obligation, when the condition is fulfilled by the surrender of the principal or otherwise …   Black's law dictionary

  • exoneretur — ˈrād.ə(r), ˈrēd. noun ( s) Etymology: Latin, let him or her be relieved, 3d person singular present subjunctive passive of exonerare : an entry on a bailpiece discharging a surety …   Useful english dictionary

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