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TICK, contracts. Credit; as, if a servant usually buy for the master upon tick, and the servant buy something without the master's order, yet, if the master were trusted by the trader, he is liable. 1 Show. 95; 3 Keb. 625; 10 Mod. 111; 3 Esp. R. 214; 4 Esp. R. 174.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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As the clock ticked past midnight, scores of women drivers, who obtained their new driving licences, drove along the main streets of Riyadh, Jeddah and other major cities across Saudi Arabia.
England manager Gareth Southgate jumped out of the dug-out and punched the air last night as Spurs hitman Harry headed in his injury-time winner, seconds after the clock ticked past 90 minutes.
ISLAMABAD / KARACHI -- As the clock ticked past midnight on Thursday, the country celebrated another democratic transition as the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government became the second civilian dispensation to complete a term in office.
Visiting a friend in Appenzell, Switzerland, a metre of snow fell overnight, yet, as the second hand on the station clock ticked past 7.30 the next morning, the train for St Gallen, where I was speaking at the university at 10am, left on time.
IT has just ticked past 11am on the most depressing day of the year.
The huge worldwide crash of computer networks which had been feared failed to materialise as the second hand ticked past midnight into January 1.
The goal seemed to wake the Ultimate Windows-sponsored hosts however and their response was immediate, captain Michael Elder's wrist shot finding the top corner as the clock ticked past the 14-minute mark.
As the clock ticked past the 94th minute, Bamba's late intervention came.
There was growing anxiety as the minutes ticked past only for Forrest to take a Scott Sinclair pass and from 14 yards crash an angled drive in off the crossbar before racing off to celebrate with the travelling fans.
Sweden maintained a steady advantage, pulling in front to 21:18 by the time the clock ticked past 50 minutes.
On a day when five-year-old Bradley Lowery and his fight against rare cancer neuroblastoma took centre stage at the Stadium of Light, a banner reading "There's only one Bradley Lowery" was unfurled as the clock ticked past the five minute mark.