joint rate


joint rate
joint rate n: a single rate charged by two or more carriers to transport a shipment of goods over a route

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

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  • joint rate — The freight rate for a through shipment by connecting carriers, often called a through rate. 13 Am J2d Car § 206. Such charge is so apportioned to the separate carriers that each shall receive a just and reasonable part of the joint charge.… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • joint rate — noun : a rate from a point on one transport carrier to a point on another line made by agreement and published in a concurrent tariff …   Useful english dictionary

  • rate — n 1: a fixed ratio between two things 2: a charge, payment, or price fixed according to a ratio, scale, or standard: as a: a charge per unit of a commodity provided by a public utility b: a charge per unit of freight or passenger service see also …   Law dictionary

  • rate — Proportional or relative value, measure, or degree. The proportion or standard by which quantity or .value is adjusted. Thus, the rate of interest is the proportion or ratio between the principal and interest; the buildings in a town are rated… …   Black's law dictionary

  • joint — United; combined; undivided; done by or against two or more unitedly; shared by or between two or more; coupled together in interest or liability. The term is used to express a common property interest enjoyed or a common liability incurred by… …   Black's law dictionary

  • joint through rate — See joint rate …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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  • Joint Base Balad — BW …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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