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Definition

An unofficial receipt. A bill of items usable for temporary purposes only.

Used to indicate the purchase of goods, but on a plain paper of sorts, with no official signage. Will not stand in a court of law or audit.

Usage

James Bond at the fish market.

JB: Can I get a bill for the fish?

Laxmibai: Bill? Paagal hai? Kaccha receipt chalega?

Added 2011-09-25 by GoodCumbany

Root

Hindi

Region

All India

Categories

Money & Business