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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 scrip /ˈskrɪp/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 scrip /ˈskrɪp/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scrip n.  A small bag; a wallet; a satchel. [Archaic]
    And in requital ope his leathern scrip.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scrip, n.
 1. A small writing, certificate, or schedule; a piece of paper containing a writing.
    Call them generally, man by man, according to the scrip.   --Shak.
    Bills of exchange can not pay our debts abroad, till scrips of paper can be made current coin.   --Locke.
 2. A preliminary certificate of a subscription to the capital of a bank, railroad, or other company, or for a share of other joint property, or a loan, stating the amount of the subscription and the date of the payment of the installments; as, insurance scrip, consol scrip, etc.  When all the installments are paid, the scrip is exchanged for a bond share certificate.
 3. Paper fractional currency. [Colloq.U.S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a certificate whose value is recognized by the payer and
          payee; scrip is not currency but may be convertible into

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    a small bag or wallet usually fastened to the girdle (1 Sam.
    17:40); "a shepherd's bag."
      In the New Testament it is the rendering of Gr. pera, which
    was a bag carried by travellers and shepherds, generally made of
    skin (Matt. 10:10; Mark 6:8; Luke 9:3; 10:4). The name "scrip"
    is meant to denote that the bag was intended to hold scraps,
    fragments, as if scraped off from larger articles, trifles.