Metal Fabricating Glossary


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bill of lading

 noun


Definitions

  1. A bill, or shipping statement, that accompanies a shipment of material and describes the physical characteristics of the material: grade, thickness, width, and weight. This can be compared with the purchase order to determine if what was sent matches what was ordered.



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