a list of goods sent by a common carrier, as a railroad, with shipping directions.

Origin of waybill

First recorded in 1785–95; way1 + bill1
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Related Words for waybill

docket, invoice, manifest

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British Dictionary definitions for waybill



a document attached to goods in transit specifying their nature, point of origin, and destination as well as the route to be taken and the rate to be charged
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