Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    A bill.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    L. Lat. A bill; an original bill.
    —Billa excambii. A bill of exchange.
    —Billa exonerationis. A bili of lading.
    —Billa vera. (A true bill) In old practice. The indorsement anciently made on a bili of indictment by a grand jury, when they found it sufficiently sustained by evidence. 4 Bl. Comm. 306.