in transit


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in transit

in the course of travel. Under the Sale of Goods Act, an unpaid seller is entitled to stop goods in transit and to recover and retain the goods until payment. There are detailed provisions stating when goods are in transit, when the transit starts and when the transit is at an end.
References in classic literature ?
It was not only that there was something akin to association and intimacy in drinking next, but there was the fearful joy of meeting her in transit and receiving a cold and disdainful look from her wonderful eyes.
In the face of handicaps such as these the packers counted themselves lucky if they could kill off the cattle that had been crippled in transit and the hogs that had developed disease.
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