Negotiable paper

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Negotiable paper any commercial paper transferable by sale or delivery and indorsement, as bills of exchange, drafts, checks, and promissory notes.
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Usage

In literature:

There might come a time, he thought, when his brother's paper would be more negotiable than it was at that moment.
"The Life of John of Barneveld, 1614-23, Volume II." by John Lothrop Motley
The man had no suspicion that his visitor was not a member of the staff of the paper he had been negotiating with.
"Jennie Baxter, Journalist" by Robert Barr
I am always ready to put my name to any species of negotiable paper, from twenty shillings upward.
"Practice Book" by Leland Powers
The instructions and other necessary papers relative to this negotiation are also sent herewith, for the information of the Senate.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by James D. Richardson
No such state-paper, as a preliminary to a negotiation for peace, has ever yet appeared.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
This was done to protect negotiable paper that might be subject to presentation.
"The True Story of Our National Calamity of Flood, Fire and Tornado" by Logan Marshall
This rule of law applies to everything except negotiable paper.
"Up To Date Business" by Various
This court unanimously held the paper to be negotiable.
"Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, and the Opinions of the Judges Thereof, in the Case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford" by Benjamin C. Howard
He can make and indorse negotiable paper that is used in connection with the business.
"Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman" by Albert Sidney Bolles
The commissioners duly met on January 13, 1668, and the papers recording their negotiations are full and explicit.
"British Committees, Commissions, and Councils of Trade and Plantations, 1622-1675" by Charles M. Andrews
He brought, therefore, a considerable amount of money and negotiable paper.
"Mississippi Outlaws and the Detectives" by Allan Pinkerton
One of the ministers had brought some negotiable paper to the amount of several millions of francs into the Emperor's chamber.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 60, No. 369, July 1846" by Various
They will be sold on a credit of sixty days for negotiable paper satisfactorily endorsed.
"Slavery and the Constitution" by William Ingersoll Bowditch
The enclosed papers will show Congress the substance of the negotiation.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution (Volume VI)" by Various
These licenses became negotiable paper.
"The American Indians" by Henry R. Schoolcraft
These licenses became negotiable paper.
"Western Scenes and Reminiscences" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
Rent-papers thus came in the fifteenth century to be negotiable paper in somewhat general use.
"The Principles of Economics" by Frank A. Fetter
These licenses became negotiable paper.
"The Indian in his Wigwam" by Henry R. Schoolcraft
If the money for Miss Grandcourt was not here there were, no doubt, negotiable papers and jewels.
"Anthony Trent, Master Criminal" by Wyndham Martyn
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In news:

Swedish paper producer Holmen Paper said that negotiations are underway on reducing the workforce at its Hallsta paper mill in Hallstavik, just north of Stockholm in Sweden.
Looking to strengthen its development slate, MGM is in final negotiations to acquire a pitch from "Dirty Dancing" scribe Maria Maggenti titled "One Red Paper Clip ," based on the non-fiction book by Kyle MacDonald.
Looking to strengthen its development slate, MGM is in final negotiations to acquire a pitch from "Dirty Dancing" scribe Maria Maggenti titled "One Red Paper Clip," based on the non-fiction book by Kyle MacDonald.
She phones daily, e-mails constantly, ghostwrites term papers, drives hundreds of miles to do her kids' laundry, negotiates with their prospective employers, and occasionally kneecaps their competition.
One-time Chicago Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd is in serious negotiations to plead guilty to federal drug charges, according to his attorney and court papers filed Tuesday in Dallas.
Imagine you have just ordered a new car, having negotiated a final price and signed the papers.
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In science:

The fixed rate, negotiated by the parties, is the one used on this paper.
Long-range dependence in Interest Rates and Monetary Policy
This paper is concerned with a particular style of argument-based negotiation, namely Interest-Based Negotiation (IBN) , a form of ABN in which agents explore and discuss their underlying interests.
Modeling and Verification of a Multi-Agent Argumentation System using NuSMV
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