Fictitious

  • 81fictitious name —    For business uses, see doing business as …

    Business law dictionary

  • 82fictitious assets — /fɪkˌtɪʃəs æsets/ plural noun assets which do not really exist, but are entered as assets to balance the accounts …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 83fictitious action — An action brought for the sole purpose of obtaining the opinion of the court on a point of law, not for the settlement of any actual controversy between the parties. See declaratory judgment feigned action feigned issue …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 84fictitious name — A counterfeit, alias, feigned, or pretended name taken by a person, differing in some essential particular from his true name (consisting of Christian name and patronymic), with the implication that it is meant to deceive or mislead. See also… …

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  • 85fictitious action — An action brought for the sole purpose of obtaining the opinion of the court on a point of law, not for the settlement of any actual controversy between the parties. See declaratory judgment feigned action feigned issue …

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  • 86fictitious name — A counterfeit, alias, feigned, or pretended name taken by a person, differing in some essential particular from his true name (consisting of Christian name and patronymic), with the implication that it is meant to deceive or mislead. See also… …

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  • 87fictitious action — A feigned action. See feigned action …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 88fictitious bidding — Bidding at an auction without purpose of purchasing, merely to augment the final bid. 7 Am J2d Auct §§ 26, 27. See puffing …

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  • 89fictitious credit — An indorsement on a promissory note, made without the authority of the maker or any indorser, of credit for a payment not made. 4 Am J2d Alt Inst § 62. Such an indorsement is sometimes made by payee or indorsee for the purpose of tolling the… …

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  • 90fictitious debt — A feigned debt; one not real or genuine; a debt arbitrarily invented and set up, to accomplish an ulterior object; such as to defraud the revenue laws and the state. West Virginia Mortgage & Discount Corp. v Newcomer, 101 W Va 292, 296, 132 SE… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 91fictitious increase in capital stock — The issuance of stock in a corporation otherwise than for money paid, labor done or property actually received. Stein v Howard, 65 Cal 616, 4 P 662 …

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  • 92fictitious name — Any name which a person adopts or assumes either for business purposes or in his social relations, other than the name of his parents. 38 Am J1st Name § 11. A name artificially contrived or adopted. General American Oil Co. v Wagoner Oil & Gas Co …

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  • 93fictitious proceeding — See feigned action …

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  • 94fictitious purchase — A purchase reported by a broker to a customer, although not actually made. 12 Am J2d Brok § 126 …

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  • 95fictitious receipt — A warehouse receipt issued for goods not actually in storage. Sykes v People, 127 Ill 117, 19 NE 705. A receipt issued by a seller of goods under a pretense of warehousing. Anno. 133 ALR 250 …

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  • 96fictitious return — A criminal offense by an officer or employee of the federal census, consisting in wilfully and knowingly making a feigned or pretended return. 14 Am J2d Census § 8 …

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  • 97fictitious sale — A sale reported by a broker to a customer, although not actually made. 12 Am J2d Brok § 126. A sale by a broker to a dummy for the purpose of securing the securities for himself. 12 Am J2d Brok § 153 …

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  • 98fictitious character — noun an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story) she is the main character in the novel • Syn: ↑fictional character, ↑character • Hypernyms: ↑imaginary being, ↑imaginary creature • …

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  • 99fictitious name — noun (law) a name under which a corporation conducts business that is not the legal name of the corporation as shown in its articles of incorporation • Syn: ↑assumed name, ↑Doing Business As, ↑DBA • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence …

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  • 100fictitious place — noun a place that exists only in imagination; a place said to exist in fictional or religious writings • Syn: ↑imaginary place, ↑mythical place • Hypernyms: ↑imagination, ↑imaginativeness, ↑vision • Hyponyms …

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