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bill1 Inglés británico e internacional

A printed or written statement of the money owed for goods or services

bill2 Inglés británico e internacional

The beak of a bird, especially when it is slender, flattened, or weak, or belongs to a web-footed bird or a bird of the pigeon family

bill3 Inglés británico e internacional

A medieval weapon like a halberd with a hook instead of a blade

bill1 Tesauro Inglés

their bill came to £69

bill2 Tesauro Inglés

a bird's bill

bill New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

draft of a proposed law

act of attainder Inglés británico e internacional

An item of legislation inflicting attainder without judicial process

T-bill Inglés británico e internacional

Short for Treasury bill.

bank bill Inglés británico e internacional

A bill of exchange drawn by one bank on another

show bill Inglés británico e internacional

An advertising poster, especially for a theater performance

true bill Inglés británico e internacional

A bill of indictment found by a grand jury to be supported by sufficient evidence to justify prosecution

wage bill Inglés británico e internacional

The amount paid in wages by an employer to employees

bottle bill Inglés británico e internacional

Any of several US state laws that require deposits to be paid on beverages sold in recyclable bottles and cans

Brady Bill Inglés británico e internacional

A provision of US federal law that requires a waiting period for handgun purchases and background checks on those who wish to purchase handguns

Brandt, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1904–83), German-born British photographer; full name Hermann Wilhelm Brandt. He is best known for his almost abstract treatment of the nude, as in Perspectives of Nudes (1961)

Cosby, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1937-), US comedian, actor, and writer; full name William Henry Cosby, Jr. He was the first African American to star in a weekly television drama (I Spy; 1965–68). His comedy series The Cosby Show 1984–92 was one of the most successful programs in television history. He wrote Fatherhood (1986) and Love and Marriage (1989)

double bill Inglés británico e internacional

A programme of entertainment with two main items

Gates, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(B.1955), American computer entrepreneur; full name William Henry Gates. He co-founded the computer software company Microsoft and became the youngest multibillionaire in American history

Haley, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1925–81), American rock-and-roll singer; full name William John Clifton Haley. His song ‘Rock Around the Clock’ (1954) was the first to popularize rock and roll

paper bill Inglés británico e internacional

A bill for goods or services in paper form, as opposed to one that is delivered electronically

public bill Inglés británico e internacional

A proposed law that affects the public as a whole

Tilden, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1893–53), US tennis player; full name William Tatem Tilden II. During 1920–30, he won the men’s singles title at seven US Open and three Wimbledon tournaments. He led the US to seven straight Davis Cup victories 1920–26

Bradley, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1943-), US basketball player and politician; full name William Warren Bradley. He played professionally for the New York Knicks 1967–77 before entering politics. A New Jersey Democrat, he served as a US senator 1979–97. In 2000, he unsuccessfully campaigned to be the Democratic presidential nominee. Basketball Hall of Fame (1983)

Buffalo Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1846–1917), American showman; born William Frederick Cody. He gained his nickname for killing 4,280 buffalo in eight months to feed the Union Pacific Railroad workers, and subsequently devoted his life to his travelling Wild West Show

Clinton, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(B.1946), American Democratic statesman, 42nd President of the US 1993–2001; full name William Jefferson Clinton. Re-elected in 1996, he was impeached in 1998 on charges of perjury and obstruction of justice, but was acquitted

finance bill Inglés británico e internacional

A legislative bill recommending changes to taxes, duties, etc.

foreign bill Inglés británico e internacional

A bill of exchange payable in another country

private bill Inglés británico e internacional

A legislative bill affecting the interests only of a particular body or individual

Russell, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1934-), US basketball player and coach; full name William Felton Russell. A center, he played for the Boston Celtics 1956–69 and also coached them from 1966, becoming the first African-American head coach in the NBA. He coached the Seattle Supersonics 1973–77 and the Sacramento Kings 1987–88. Basketball Hall of Fame (1974)

Shankly, Bill Inglés británico e internacional

(1913–81), Scottish footballer and manager; full name William Shankly. He was a renowned manager of Liverpool (1960–74), with whom he had great success in Britain and Europe

shipping bill Inglés británico e internacional

(In the UK) a form used by Customs and Excise before goods can be exported from the country or removed from a bonded warehouse

station bill Inglés británico e internacional

A list showing the prescribed stations of a ship’s crew in specified emergencies

Treasury bill Inglés británico e internacional

A short-dated UK or US government security, yielding no interest but issued at a discount on its redemption price

Buffalo Bill New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(1846–1917), American showman; born William Frederick Cody

fit the bill Inglés británico e internacional

Be suitable for a particular purpose

bill and coo Inglés británico e internacional

Behave or talk in a very loving or sentimental way

bill of sale Inglés británico e internacional

A certificate of transfer of personal property, used especially where something is transferred as security for a debt

commercial bill Inglés británico e internacional

A bill of exchange issued by a commercial organization to raise money for short-term needs

bill of costs Inglés británico e internacional

A solicitor’s account of charges and expenses incurred while carrying out a client’s business

bill of goods Inglés británico e internacional

A consignment of merchandise

bill of health Inglés británico e internacional

A certificate relating to the incidence of infectious disease on a ship or in the port from which it has sailed


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