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COMMUTATION TICKET Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

A railroad ticket giving the holder the right to travel at a certain rate for a limited number of trips (or for an unlimited number within a certain period of time) for a less amount than would be paid in the aggregate for so many separate trips. Interstate Commerce Com’n v. Baltimore & O. R. Co. (C. C.) 43 Fed. 56. COMMUTATIVE CONTRACT. See CONTRACT.


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