Word:

Allonge

Al`longe´
n.1.(Fencing) A thrust or pass; a lunge.
2.A slip of paper attached to a bill of exchange for receiving indorsements, when the back of the bill itself is already full; a rider.
v. i.1.To thrust with a sword; to lunge.

ALLONGE, French law. When a bill of exchange, or other paper, is too small to receive the endorsements which are to be made on it, another piece of paper is added to it, and bears the name of allonge. Pard. n. 343; Story on P. N. Sec. 121, 151; Story on Bills, 204. See Rider.

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