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offset, 3
offset, 2
1. A horizontal ledge on a wall (or other member or construction), marking a decrease in its thickness above; also called a watertable.
2. A bend in a pipe.
3. A change in the direction of a pipeline (other than 90°), e.g., by a combination of elbows or bends, which brings one section of the pipe out of line with but into a line parallel to another section.
4. A short line perpendicular to a surveyed line, measured to a line
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Triangular setoff expands setoff rights by contract to permit affiliated entities to setoff the obligation of one of the affiliates to a debtor to reduce the debtor's indebtedness owing to another affiliate.
may be set off to any one or more of the parties, with his or their consent, upon payment by him or them to any one or more of the others of such amounts of money as the commissioners award to make the partition just and equal.' A court is free to use its 14 powers as the sole means of resolving a partition action; the court also can use setoffs in combination with other means of partition to end the case.
This is known as a right of setoff. If you didn't owe them, this transaction is unlawful and should be reversed.
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