Definition of Slight care
1. Noun. Such care as a careless or inattentive person would exercise.
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Literary usage of Slight care
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1. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1914)
"slight care Civ. Code, § 2175, prohibiting a carrier from limiting its liability for injuries resulting from gross negligence, was a part of Civ. ..."
2. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1913)
""(2) He erred in not charging defendant's seventh request as submitted, to wit: 'If one about to cross a railroad track fails to take slight care to ..."
3. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1895)
"A bank receiving a special gratuitous deposit of bonds does not exercise even "slight care" by retaining its cashier in custody of the property after a ..."
4. Handbook on the Law of Bailments and Carriers by Armistead Mason Dobie (1914)
"By just how much slight care is less than ordinary care cannot be exactly stated, ... Judge Story T1 describes slight care as that degree of care which men ..."
5. Commercial Law: A Practical Manual Covering the Fundamental Principles of by John A. Chamberlain (1910)
"He was not paid for the bailment, and was obliged to exercise only slight care in the protection of the wagon. If, however, A leaves his watch with B while ..."