BARK - Black's Law Dictionary

What is BARK? Definition of BARK in Black's Law Dictionary - Legal dictionary - Glossary of legal terms.

It is sometimes figuratively used to denote the mere words or letter of an instrument, or outer covering of the ideas sought to be expressed, as distinguished from its inner substance or essential meaning. "If the bark makes for them, the pith makes for us." Bacon.

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