Uniform Commercial Code

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Definition: Uniform Commercial Code


Quick Summary of Uniform Commercial Code


The uniform commercial code is a legal code that standardises US business law.



What is the dictionary definition of Uniform Commercial Code?

Dictionary Definition


In the US, the uniform commercial code is a legal code that standardises business law.

The Uniform Commercial Code is comprised of regulations on commercial papers, un-certified cheques, security agreements, written agency agreements, and bankruptcy matters, amongst other items.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Uniform Commercial Code are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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