DISPATCH, in shipping, is the amount paid by a vessels operator to a charterer if loading or unloading is completed in less time than stipulated in the charter party.
DEPOSITORY BANK is when a company decides to issue American Depositary Receipts, it appoints an authorized depositary, normally part of a large U.S. banking institution or trust company.
FOOT A COLUMN is to add a column of numbers. To test footing is to add the column again to check accuracy.
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