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COMMON CARRIER Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

1.a company offering services to the public over wires or satelite systems. 2. a transporter that serves all public, follows a schedule, carries specified cargo, and is the carrier of the contract or carriage. Refer to contract carrier.


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