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[bawr-duh-roh; French bawr-duh-roh] /ˌbɔr dəˈroʊ; French bɔr dəˈroʊ/
noun, plural bordereaux
[bawr-duh-rohz; French bawr-duh-roh] /ˌbɔr dəˈroʊz; French bɔr dəˈroʊ/ (Show IPA)
a detailed memorandum, especially one in which documents are listed.
Origin of bordereau
1895-1900; < French, equivalent to bord edge (see border) + -ereau; see -rel Unabridged
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/ˌbɔːdəˈrəʊ; French bɔrdəro/
noun (pl) -reaux (-ˈrəʊ; -ˈrəʊz; French) (-ro)
a memorandum or invoice prepared for a company by an underwriter, containing a list of reinsured risks
Word Origin
C20: from French
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