Protest


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Protest

Instructions given to a collecting bank that drafts falling due for payment are to be formally presented to the drawee by a notary, who is to formally record any default.

Protest

An instruction to a collection agency to attempt to collect a certain portion of a default or other, unpaid sale.
References in classic literature ?
Show me evils, such as you mention, in our own community, and I will protest.
And if ever I regretted the death of my father and mother, it is now, and I sometimes think if my parents were living what a protest I would have aimed at them
As to Sofya Semyonovna personally, I regard her action as a vigorous protest against the organisation of society, and I respect her deeply for it; I rejoice indeed when I look at her
All I wanted was her protest and Sofya Semyonovna could not have remained here anyway
That is only the natural consequence of a legal marriage, so to say, its corrective, a protest.
Davy took a frantic gulp of water and swallowed it and the last protest of conscience together.
At the same time the gentleman wrote out a protest on the prisoner's behalf, and handed us his card.
In these terms the protest expressed itself on all sides.
all around them and the whole house was beginning to protest, when the box-keeper came to fetch me.
The inspector tried to protest, but Richard closed his mouth with an angry order to hold his tongue.
A woman resident of village Ubhayo Mallah namely Nasseba staged a protest demonstration along with her family members against the actions of the influential men of her area.
Every time we stagea protest, the government makes false promises of providing us with jobs if we end our protest, but no jobs are provided," they said.