Note of hand

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NOTE OF HAND, contracts. Another name, less technical, for a promissory note. (q.v.) 2 Bl. Com. 467. Vide Bank note; Promissory note, Reissuable note.

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the keen eyes swept the veranda for an Instant - 'thy lama has sent what to me looks like a note of hand.
he waved the note of hand - 'I don't know Gobind Sahai: or his bank, which may be a hole in a wall.
This fellow presumes on my having in my desk round the corner, his dirty note of hand for a wretched sum payable on the occurrence of a certain event, which event can only be of my and my wife's bringing about