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Delivery vs. Bailment

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Deliverynoun

The act of conveying something.

‘The delivery was completed by four.’; ‘delivery of a nuclear missile to its target’;

Bailmentnoun

(obsolete) Bail.

Deliverynoun

The item which has been conveyed.

‘Your delivery is on the table.’;

Bailmentnoun

(legal) The handing over of control over, or possession of, personal property by one person, the bailor, to another, the bailee, for a specific purpose upon which the parties have agreed.

Deliverynoun

The act of giving birth

‘The delivery was painful.’;

Bailmentnoun

The action of bailing a person accused.

‘Bailment . . . is the saving or delivery of a man out of prison before he hath satisfied the law.’;

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Deliverynoun

(baseball) A pitching motion.

‘His delivery has a catch in it.’;

Bailmentnoun

A delivery of goods or money by one person to another in trust, for some special purpose, upon a contract, expressed or implied, that the trust shall be faithfully executed.

Deliverynoun

(baseball) A thrown pitch.

‘Here is the delivery; ... strike three!’;

Bailmentnoun

the delivery of personal property in trust by the bailor to the bailee

Deliverynoun

The manner of speaking.

‘The actor's delivery was flawless.’;

Bailment

Bailment is a legal relationship in common law, where the owner transfers physical possession of personal property () for a time, but retains ownership. The owner who surrenders custody to a property is called the and the individual who accepts the property is called a .

‘chattel’; ‘bailor’; ‘bailee’;

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Deliverynoun

(medicine) The administration of a drug.

‘Drug delivery system.’;

Deliverynoun

(cricket) A ball bowled.

Deliverynoun

(curling) The process of throwing a stone.

Deliverynoun

(genetics) Process of introducing foreign DNA into host cells.

Deliverynoun

The act of delivering from restraint; rescue; release; liberation; as, the delivery of a captive from his dungeon.

Deliverynoun

The act of delivering up or over; surrender; transfer of the body or substance of a thing; distribution; as, the delivery of a fort, of hostages, of a criminal, of goods, of letters.

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Deliverynoun

The act or style of utterance; manner of speaking; as, a good delivery; a clear delivery.

Deliverynoun

The act of giving birth; parturition; the expulsion or extraction of a fetus and its membranes.

Deliverynoun

The act of exerting one's strength or limbs.

‘Neater limbs and freer delivery.’;

Deliverynoun

The act or manner of delivering a ball; as, the pitcher has a swift delivery.

Deliverynoun

the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail);

‘his reluctant delivery of bad news’;

Deliverynoun

the event of giving birth;

‘she had a difficult delivery’;

Deliverynoun

your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally;

‘his manner of speaking was quite abrupt’; ‘her speech was barren of southernisms’; ‘I detected a slight accent in his speech’;

Deliverynoun

the voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another

Deliverynoun

(baseball) the throwing of a baseball by a pitcher to a batter

Deliverynoun

recovery or preservation from loss or danger;

‘work is the deliverance of mankind’; ‘a surgeon's job is the saving of lives’;

Deliverynoun

the act of delivering a child

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