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noun
a bill of exchange drawn on a payer in one country by a maker in another.
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Origin of foreign bill

First recorded in 1675–85
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British Dictionary definitions for foreign bill

foreign bill

foreign draft


noun
a bill of exchange that is drawn in one country and made payable in another: used extensively in foreign tradeCompare inland bill
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