on or before
A phrase usually found in a contract or promissory note requiring payment or performance by a particular date or prior to that date.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

on or before
prep.
   a phrase usually found in a contract or promissory note, designating performance or payment by a particular date, but which may be done prior to that date.

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