bill-particulars

bill of particulars

noun Law.
1.
a formal statement prepared by a plaintiff or a defendant itemizing a claim or counterclaim in a suit.
2.
an itemized statement prepared by the prosecution and informing the accused of the charges in a criminal case.

Origin:
1855–60

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