noun, Chiefly British.
a nonnegotiable shipping document evidencing the contract between shipper and air carrier for transportation and delivery of cargo.
a document made out by the consignor of goods by air freight giving details of the goods and the name of the consignee
noun 1. a retail store that sells secondhand items on behalf of others and receives a percentage of the sales price.
[kuh n-sahy-ner, kon-sahy-nawr] /kənˈsaɪ nər, ˌkɒn saɪˈnɔr/ noun 1. a person or company that goods, merchandise, etc. /kənˈsaɪnə; ˌkɒnsaɪˈnɔː/ noun 1. a person, enterprise, etc, that consigns goods
n. 1840, “concurrence, coincidence,” literally “a jumping together,” formed on model of resilience from Latin consilient-, from com- “together” (see com-) + salire “to leap” (see salient (adj.)).
[verb kuh n-sist; noun kon-sist] /verb kənˈsɪst; noun ˈkɒn sɪst/ verb (used without object) 1. to be made up or composed (usually followed by of): This cake consists mainly of sugar, flour, and butter. 2. to be comprised or contained (usually followed by in): Her charm does not consist only in her beauty. 3. Archaic. […]