local usage

local usage

A practice or method regularly observed in a particular place, sometimes considered by a court in interpreting a document. UCC ¡ì 1-205(2). See CUSTOM AND USAGE. [Cases: Customs and Usages 9. C.J.S. Customs and Usages ¡ì 15.]
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