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

    Free on board, contemplating payment of freight by the buyer. See 66 Wash. 101, Ann. Cas. 1913C, 427, 119 Pac. 16.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In mercantile contracts, this abbreviation means "free on board," and imports that the seller or consignor of goods will deliver them on the car, vessel or other conveyance by which they are to be transported without expense to the buyer or consignee, that is, without charge for packing, crating, drayage, etc., untli delivered to the carrier. Vogt v. Shienbeck, 122 Wis. 491, 100 N. W. 820, 67 L. It, A. 756, 106 Am. St. Rep. 989; Sllberman v. Clark, 96 N. Y. 523; Sheffield Furnace Co. v. Hull Coni & Coke Co., 101 Ala. 446, 14 South. 672.