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1‘they write out an individual docket for every transaction’
document, chit, coupon, voucher, certificate, counterfoil, bill, receipt, sales slip, proof of purchase
British label, tag, ticket, tab
British documentation, paperwork
British informal chitty
British dated acquittance
1‘neatly docketed bundles’
document, record, register, log
British label, tag, tab, mark, ticket
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.