Definition of bailment in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbālmənt/


An act of delivering goods to a bailee for a particular purpose, without transfer of ownership.
Example sentences
  • Was the bailment ended when the pallets were delivered to Alba's customers?
  • This seems to be the case where the bailment is revocable by the bailor at his pleasure either unconditionally or upon a condition which he may satisfy at will.
  • The document that Maple City received was a bailment form.

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Syllabification: bail·ment

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