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bailiff

Chiefly Brit (formerly) a high official having judicial powers
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A spokesman for Liverpool City Council said possession orders had been granted by the courts on both sites and that bailif fs would evict the travellers within days.
Moran and BaIlif (2000) recognize that the new rhetorics themselves resist definition.
I however, the payment is not received on time, then you will in future receive a visit from the Collector of Taxes accompanied by a bailif which may involve you in additional costs," the letter says.