in transitu


in transitu
In transit. A phrase familiar in the law of sales, meaning the period while the goods are in the possession of a carrier, whether by land, water, or air, until they are delivered into the possession of the consignee, whether or not the carrier has been designated by the buyer. 46 Am J1st Sales § 530. See in transit; stoppage in transitu.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Synonyms:
(as merchandise from one place to another),


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