general acceptance


general acceptance
An acceptance of a bill of exchange by the drawee whereby he engages to pay according to the tenor of the bill, without qualification. Uniform Negotiable Instruments L § 139. Cox v National Bank, 100 US 704, 25 L Ed 739.

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