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A statement made in connection with a case or legal matter, or intended to have a formal status or effect.
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  1. A statement made in connection with a case or legal matter, or intended to have a formal status or effect.
  2. A written document governing rights and obligations among property owners, as in declaration of condominium or declaration of covenants and restrictions.
  3. (Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought; a complaint or petition.
(Business, finance) An assent and engagement by the person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn, to pay it when due according to the terms of the acceptance.
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  1. (Business, finance) An assent and engagement by the person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn, to pay it when due according to the terms of the acceptance.
  2. The act of accepting; a receiving of something offered, with approbation, satisfaction, or acquiescence; especially, favorable reception; approval
  3. (US, government) The act of an authorized representative of the Government by which the Government assents to ownership by it of existing and identified supplies, or approves specific services rendered, as partial or complete performance of a contract.
(Medicine) The accuracy with which a patient follows an agreed treatment plan
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  1. (Medicine) The accuracy with which a patient follows an agreed treatment plan
  2. A complying with or giving in to a request, wish, or demand; acquiescence
  3. The act of complying with a wish, request, or demand; acquiescence.
The act of affirming or the state of being affirmed; assertion.
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  1. The act of affirming or the state of being affirmed; assertion.
  2. A voluntary and written ex parte statement of facts. It is sometimes required that the document be signed and the truth of its content be affirmed by the declarant in the presence of a notary public or another officer authorized to administer oaths. See also oath, affirm, and affidavit.
  3. The act of affirming the truth of one’s statement. It serves the same purpose as an oath and is usually done when the declarant objects to making an oath on religious or ethical ground.
That which corroborates.
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  1. That which corroborates.
  2. The act of corroborating, strengthening, or confirming; addition of strength; confirmation; as, the corroboration of an argument, or of information.
  1. An open declaration of affirmation or admission of knowledge.
  2. A frank admission or acknowledgment.
The act of recognizing or condition of being recognized.
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  1. The act of recognizing or condition of being recognized.
  2. A recognizing or being recognized; acknowledgment; admission, as of a fact
  3. Formal acknowledgment by a government of the independence and sovereignty of a state newly created, as by secession, or of a government newly set up, as by revolution
A general acknowledgment of sin, or a form expressing this used in public worship
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  1. A general acknowledgment of sin, or a form expressing this used in public worship
  2. An avowal of belief in the doctrines of a particular faith; a creed.
  3. The act or process of confessing, as in telling one's life story as a series of failings or tribulations.
The granting or obtaining of a license from a state or an established licensing authority, such as a state bar association, or permission from a court, to practice law in that state or before that court. See also admission pro hoc vice.
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  1. The granting or obtaining of a license from a state or an established licensing authority, such as a state bar association, or permission from a court, to practice law in that state or before that court. See also admission pro hoc vice.
  2. A defendant’s failure to deny, or his voluntary acknowledgment of the truth, of an allegation in a complaint, counterclaim, or request for admissions.
  3. A voluntary acknowledgment of a fact or truth; a concession:
(--- Cdn.) A government grant of land forming a subdivision of a township
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  1. (--- Cdn.) A government grant of land forming a subdivision of a township
  2. An acknowledgment or admission.
  3. A grant of a tract of land made by a government or other controlling authority in return for stipulated services or a promise that the land will be used for a specific purpose.
A coming or happening together in time or place
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  1. A coming or happening together in time or place
  2. Cooperation, as of agents, circumstances, or events.
  3. Agreement; accord
Agreement, act of agreeing
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  1. Agreement, act of agreeing
  2. Agreement; concurrence:
  3. Consent or agreement; concurrence
In commercial law, an agreement, usually by a bank, to honor a letter of credit issued by someone else, usually another bank, and to seek reimbursement from the instrument’s issuer.
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  1. In commercial law, an agreement, usually by a bank, to honor a letter of credit issued by someone else, usually another bank, and to seek reimbursement from the instrument’s issuer.
  2. A Christian ceremony variously viewed as a sacrament conferring spiritual strength of the Holy Spirit or as a nonsacramental rite admitting to full church membership
  3. In property law, a conveyance of an interest in real property to one who has or claims an existing interest in the property, thereby curing a previous conveyance that was defective, increasing or making permanent a previously conveyed interest, or making avoidable estate certain and no longer voidable. See also deed.
(Law) The addition to or increase in value of property by means of improvements or natural growth.
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  1. (Law) The addition to or increase in value of property by means of improvements or natural growth.
  2. In international law, the formal assent by one county to a treaty between other countries. By doing so, the country becomes a party to the treaty.
  3. Assent; agreement
An act or instance of professing; a declaration.
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  1. An act or instance of professing; a declaration.
  2. An occupation, such as law, medicine, or engineering, that requires considerable training and specialized study.
  3. The act or ceremony of taking vows on formally entering a religious order
Something allowed as a share; specif., an amount of money, food, etc. given regularly to a child, dependent, etc. or to military personnel for a specific purpose
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  1. Something allowed as a share; specif., an amount of money, food, etc. given regularly to a child, dependent, etc. or to military personnel for a specific purpose
  2. A price reduction, especially one granted in exchange for used merchandise:
  3. The act of allowing, permitting, admitting, etc.
Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect.
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  1. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect.
  2. A formal declaration of agreement to a treaty etc
  3. The act or process of ratifying, or the state of being ratified
(Law) Submission to an injury by the party injured, or tacit concurrence in the action of another.
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  1. (Law) Submission to an injury by the party injured, or tacit concurrence in the action of another.
  2. Tacit or passive conduct that implies agreement or consent. For example, if one makes a statement and another is silent when an objection should be forthcoming, the second person’s acquiescence to the statement may be inferred. Tacit or passive conduct that implies agreement or consent. For example, if one makes a statement and another is silent when an objection should be forthcoming, the second person’s acquiescence to the statement may be inferred.
  3. The act of acquiescing; agreement or consent without protest
The act of asserting.
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  1. The act of asserting.
  2. Something declared or stated positively, often with no support or attempt at proof.
A message of regards from someone absent
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  1. A message of regards from someone absent
  2. The act or words of a person who greets; salutation; welcome
  3. A conventional phrase used to start a letter or conversation or otherwise to acknowledge a person's arrival or presence.
A word or a series of words spoken or written in reaction, as to a question or request.
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  1. A word or a series of words spoken or written in reaction, as to a question or request.
  2. (Law) A plaintiff's response to the defendant's answer or plea, especially with regard to counterclaims made by the defendant.
  3. An answer, or response, in speech or writing
Something markedly similar to another of the same class:
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  1. Something markedly similar to another of the same class:
  2. An act in response or retaliation:
  3. To respond to a pleading, discovery request, or other judicial process or procedural step. To respond to a pleading, discovery request, or other judicial process or procedural step. To address or counter allegations, account for one’s actions, or otherwise put up a defense. To assume the liability or responsibility for another’s actions. To pay a debt or other liability; to suffer the consequences for one’s actions. A pleading that is a defendant’s principal response to a plaintiff’s complaint. It denies, admits, or otherwise addresses each of the allegations in the complaint. It also usually sets forth the defendant’s affirmative defenses and counterclaims. See also reply.
(--- Ecclesiastical) Something that is spoken or sung by a congregation or choir in answer to the officiating minister or priest.
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  1. (--- Ecclesiastical) Something that is spoken or sung by a congregation or choir in answer to the officiating minister or priest.
  2. Something said or done in answer; reply or reaction
  3. (Eccles.) A word or words used in replying to or affirming a prayer, reading, or exhortation
An indication of approval or assent:
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  1. An indication of approval or assent:
  2. A forward or up-and-down movement of the head, usually expressive of drowsiness or agreement:
  3. A sign of affirmation, assent, favorable decision, etc.
A story of or as of one's life experiences, revealing faults and confidential personal details
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  1. A story of or as of one's life experiences, revealing faults and confidential personal details
  2. An admission that one has committed a crime or any other incriminating statement made by a person. An admission that one has committed a crime or any other incriminating statement made by a person.
  3. An admission of guilt, esp. formally in writing, as by a person charged with a crime
The thing stated; account, declaration, assertion, etc.
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  1. The thing stated; account, declaration, assertion, etc.
  2. A formal oral or written declaration, especially with regard to facts or claims:
  3. A declaration of fact or an allegation by a witness; a piece of sworn testimony. See also closing statement, evidence, and opening statement. A declaration of fact or an allegation by a witness; a piece of sworn testimony. See also closing statement, evidence, and opening statement.
An inferior substitute:
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  1. An inferior substitute:
  2. An acknowledgment of some fault, injury, insult, etc., with an expression of regret and a plea for pardon
  3. An acknowledgment expressing regret or asking pardon for a fault or offense:
An expression of gratitude:
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  1. An expression of gratitude:
  2. Grateful feelings or thoughts; gratitude:
  3. An expression of gratitude; grateful acknowledgment of something received by or done for one
Something that assures a particular outcome or condition:
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  1. Something that assures a particular outcome or condition:
  2. A promise or assurance, especially one given in writing, that attests to the quality or durability of a product or service.
  3. A written declaration that a certain product will be fit for a purpose and work correctly.
A report, list, or set of statistics, especially one that is formal or official.
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  1. A report, list, or set of statistics, especially one that is formal or official.
  2. A formal tax statement on the required official form indicating taxable income, allowed deductions, exemptions, and the computed tax that is due.
  3. The act of bringing or sending something back to a previous place, condition, or owner:
The act of supporting:
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  1. The act of supporting:
  2. Help or advice offered to those encountering difficulties with a product or service.
  3. The provision of money or the necessities of life:
(Printing) A letter, number, or symbol placed at the bottom of the first page on each sheet of printed pages of a book as a guide to the proper sequence of the sheets in binding.
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  1. (Printing) A letter, number, or symbol placed at the bottom of the first page on each sheet of printed pages of a book as a guide to the proper sequence of the sheets in binding.
  2. That part of a doctor's prescription telling the patient how to use the medicine prescribed: usually marked S or Sig.
  3. A person’s mark or name, handwritten by that person or at the direction of the person for purposes of authentication of a document. It may also be a facsimile signature, affixed by a special machine at the owner’s order, or a unique digital code that is necessary for e-commerce. A person’s mark or name, handwritten by that person or at the direction of the person for purposes of authentication of a document. It may also be a facsimile signature, affixed by a special machine at the owner’s order, or a unique digital code that is necessary for e-commerce.
The act of receiving:
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  1. The act of receiving:
  2. A written acknowledgment that something, as goods, money, etc., has been received
  3. The thing or amount received, as money taken in by a business
(Printing) A piece of type that prints a single character.
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  1. (Printing) A piece of type that prints a single character.
  2. A written or printed symbol employed to represent a speech sound or sounds; character in an alphabet: in some languages, as English, some words contain letters that are no longer sounded
  3. A written or printed message to a person or group, usually sent by mail in an envelope
A card to advertise or announce an event, product, etc.
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  1. A card to advertise or announce an event, product, etc.
  2. An illustrated or decorated card, typically folded and bearing a message or greeting for some occasion; greeting card
  3. One used for recording information in a file:
A paid assignment to murder someone:
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  1. A paid assignment to murder someone:
  2. The writing or document containing such an agreement.
  3. Any legally binding agreement voluntarily entered into by two or more parties that places an obligation on each party to do or not do something for one or more of the other parties and that gives each party the right to demand the performance of whatever is promised to them by the other parties. To be valid, all parties must be legally competent to enter a contract, neither the objective nor any of the obligations or promised performances may be illegal, mutuality of the agreement and of its obligations must exist, and there must be consideration. See also acceptance, offer, privity, tender, breach of contract, and bargain. Any legally binding agreement voluntarily entered into by two or more parties that places an obligation on each party to do or not do something for one or more of the other parties and that gives each party the right to demand the performance of whatever is promised to them by the other parties. To be valid, all parties must be legally competent to enter a contract, neither the objective nor any of the obligations or promised performances may be illegal, mutuality of the agreement and of its obligations must exist, and there must be consideration. See also acceptance, offer, privity, tender, breach of contract, and bargain. To enter into or settle by a contract or to make a legally binding promise. The document containing the terms of a contract.
A shout or salute of enthusiastic approval.
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  1. A shout or salute of enthusiastic approval.
  2. A vote by voice; esp., an enthusiastic approving vote without an actual count
  3. An oral vote, especially an enthusiastic vote of approval taken without formal ballot:
Praise; commendation:
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  1. Praise; commendation:
  2. Approval or praise, esp. as shown by clapping hands, cheering, etc.
  3. Approval expressed especially by the clapping of hands.
A weapon consisting of a curved, flexible strip of material, especially wood, strung taut from end to end and used to launch arrows.
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  1. A weapon consisting of a curved, flexible strip of material, especially wood, strung taut from end to end and used to launch arrows.
  2. Archers considered as a group.
  3. The oar or the person wielding the oar closest to the bow in a racing shell.
A person who is considered as representative of a social group, such as a lone individual or one of a small number of employees hired primarily to prevent an employer from being accused of discrimination.
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  1. A person who is considered as representative of a social group, such as a lone individual or one of a small number of employees hired primarily to prevent an employer from being accused of discrimination.
  2. A specific instance of a phenomenon or a class of things, as of a linguistic feature in a sample of a person's speech, that can be isolated for study or analysis.
  3. A piece of stamped metal, etc. with a face value higher than its real value, issued as a substitute for currency, for use as fare on a transportation line, etc.
The act, right, or power of giving or bestowing.
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  1. The act, right, or power of giving or bestowing.
  2. Something that is bestowed voluntarily and without compensation:
  3. A talent or natural ability.
A small cluster or arrangement of flowers.
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  1. A small cluster or arrangement of flowers.
  2. A fragrant smell, especially of a wine or liqueur.
  3. The scent of a particular wine.
An often informal vote to thank some chairman or other officer of an organization for the work he has done on the organization's behalf; sometimes ending with the presentation of a gift
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  1. An often informal vote to thank some chairman or other officer of an organization for the work he has done on the organization's behalf; sometimes ending with the presentation of a gift
An informally written, signed acknowledgment of a specified debt, characteristically bearing the letters IOU
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  1. An informally written, signed acknowledgment of a specified debt, characteristically bearing the letters IOU
  2. A promise to pay a debt, especially a signed paper stating the specific amount owed and often bearing the letters IOU.
A defendant’s failure to deny, or his voluntary acknowledgment of the truth, of an allegation in a complaint, counterclaim, or request for admissions.
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  1. A defendant’s failure to deny, or his voluntary acknowledgment of the truth, of an allegation in a complaint, counterclaim, or request for admissions.
  2. The granting or obtaining of a license from a state or an established licensing authority, such as a state bar association, or permission from a court, to practice law in that state or before that court. See also admission pro hoc vice.
  3. A voluntary acknowledgment of a fact or truth; a concession:
  1. An open declaration of affirmation or admission of knowledge.
  2. A frank admission or acknowledgment.
A statement of religious beliefs, esp. as held by a Christian church, usually longer than a creed
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  1. A statement of religious beliefs, esp. as held by a Christian church, usually longer than a creed
  2. An admission of guilt, esp. formally in writing, as by a person charged with a crime
  3. An avowal of belief in the doctrines of a particular faith; a creed.
An arrangement for deferred payment of a loan or purchase:
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  1. An arrangement for deferred payment of a loan or purchase:
  2. A credit line.
  3. A source of honor or distinction:
Acknowledgment and approval, gratitude, etc.
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  1. Acknowledgment and approval, gratitude, etc.
  2. Acknowledgement that something was authorized to be done; the acknowledgement of someone’s or something’s rank or status, especially the diplomatic recognition of another country; a subjecting to income tax, under the federal income tax laws. See also realization. Acknowledgement that something was authorized to be done; the acknowledgement of someone’s or something’s rank or status, especially the diplomatic recognition of another country; a subjecting to income tax, under the federal income tax laws. See also realization.
  3. Notice, as in passing; greeting; salutation
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