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Bill

1. A statement given buy a seller to a buyer itemizing the sale and demanding payment. A bill may be for the sale of a good or a service. The bill usually states the names of the counterparties, the goods and/or services purchased, and adds any applicable sales tax or VAT. It may also include the terms of sale, especially if it is a credit sale. A bill is also called an invoice. See also: Receipt.

2. Informal for Treasury bill.

bill

1. A Treasury bill.
2. See due bill.

bill

  1. 1a financial instrument, such as a BILL OF EXCHANGE and TREASURY BILL, that is issued by a firm or government as a means of borrowing money.
  2. the colloquial term used to describe an INVOICE (a request for payment for products or services received).
  3. a draft of a particular piece of legislation that forms the basis of an Act of Parliament, such as the Fair Trading Act 1973.
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I also saw what Old Bill considers the last word in military decadence, a soft quilted mattress.
IT'S getting tight at the top of division one of the Forest of Arden Summer League after leaders Riley's Red Arrows lost for the second time this season at third-placed Old Bill and Bull.
Other winners from the round were Old Bill and Bull, Iron Horse, Mackadown Social, Castle Vale Residents Association, Bromford Bridge Exiles and Riley's Arrows.
In the Second Division, the top team, Sheldon Arrows also played at home and they too finished with a narrow 4-3 win over Old Bill and Bull Flights.
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Other teams progressing to the next round were New Firs Flights, EBAHA, Holy Souls, Mackadown Social, Highwood Flights, Bagot Arms, Bromford Bridge Exiles, Maggies, Riley's, Castle Vale Residents Association and Old Bill and Bull.
I remember reading an article about the perseverance of a legendary angler called Old Bill.
No shocks in the Sheldon Shield, Old Bill and Bull beating Castle Vale Residents Association 5-4 in the semi, and Pavilions winning 8-1 against Stechford Social.
The taxi driver picked up the 23-year-old female somewhere near the Old Bill and Bull public house on the Coventry Road, Yardley, in the early hours of Saturday, April 30, and drove her home.
It's a tough one for the Old Bill, and an even bigger puzzler for us at home because of course, being actors, they're all lying.
Second-inthe-table Saltley Amateur Gardeners are four points adrift and have played one more game than Olton after winning 8-1 at Rileys, and third-placed Old Bill and Bull, with 20 points, won 6-3 at home to Sheldon Dukes.