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Bills of lading (Bbyb)

Definition
Documents that serve as a receipt for goods shipped and provide the terms of the contract between the shipper and carrier for transportation of goods between stated points at a specified charge. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Freight documents (Bby)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Freight bills (Bbyf)
Waybills (Bbyw)