surrender by bail
noun see surrender II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • surrender by bail — The act, by bail or sureties in a recognizance, of giving up their principal again into custody, in their own discharge …   Black's law dictionary

  • surrender by bail — The turning over or delivery of a prisoner who had been released on bail to the custody of the law, by his bondsmen or sureties …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • surrender by bail — noun see surrender II, 1d …   Useful english dictionary

  • surrender — I. verb ( dered; surrendering) Etymology: Middle English surrendren, from surrendre, noun Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. a. to yield to the power, control, or possession of another upon compulsion or demand < surrendered the fort > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • surrender — To give back; yield; render up; restore; and in law, the giving up of an estate to the person who has it in reversion or remainder, so as to merge it in the larger estate. A yielding up of an estate for life or years to him who has an immediate… …   Black's law dictionary

  • bail — 1. n. & v. n. 1 money etc. required as security against the temporary release of a prisoner pending trial. 2 a person or persons giving such security. v.tr. (usu. foll. by out) 1 release or secure the release of (a prisoner) on payment of bail. 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • surrender — v. & n. v. 1 tr. hand over; relinquish possession of, esp. on compulsion or demand; give into another s power or control. 2 intr. a accept an enemy s demand for submission. b give oneself up; cease from resistance; submit. 3 intr. & refl. (foll.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Surrender — Sur*ren der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Surrendered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Surrendering}.] [OF. surrendre to deliver; sur over + rendre to render. See {Sur }, and {Render}.] 1. To yield to the power of another; to give or deliver up possession of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Surrender — Sur*ren der, n. 1. The act of surrendering; the act of yielding, or resigning one s person, or the possession of something, into the power of another; as, the surrender of a castle to an enemy; the surrender of a right. [1913 Webster] That he may …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • surrender value — Surrender Sur*ren der, n. 1. The act of surrendering; the act of yielding, or resigning one s person, or the possession of something, into the power of another; as, the surrender of a castle to an enemy; the surrender of a right. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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