A brief record written as an aid to the memory
I have endorsed a resolution on your memorandum and sent it to the committee.
C. Farini was issued demanding the reforms advocated by the powers memorandum of 1831.
I am ordered to write a memorandum explaining why we are not advancing.
della Margherita, Memorandum storico-politico (Turin, 1851).
The latter becomes a mere memorandum or formula of registration.