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			Consignment - 

The act of placing something in the care of another, or something that is placed in the care of another. 

Related Terms: Consignment - bill of lading | consign | consignee | consigned | consigner | consignor |

Straight Bill of Lading - A bill of lading that is non-negotiable and for which the consignment is made directly to a particular consignee. Acronym: SBL

Related Terms: Straight Bill of Lading - bill of lading | carrier | consign | consignee | consignment | shipment | through bill of lading |

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