(Mil., etc.) An assigned period of responsibility, as a watch or sentry duty
A financial liability undertaken, as an agreement to buy or sell securities
A guarantee by the insured that the facts are as stated in regard to an insurance risk, or that specified conditions shall be fulfilled: it constitutes a part of the contract and must be fulfilled to keep the contract in force
A solemn promise or pledge, esp. one made to God or a god, dedicating oneself to an act, service, or way of life
A factual condition or requirement incorporated as a term of a contract; an agreement between opposing parties as to a procedure, as in a “stipulation to extend time to respond,” or a fact, as in “a stipulation as to liability.” A stipulation made by a party to a pending court case or made by the party’s lawyer with respect to the case is always binding.
Something needed; necessity; need
An oral or written agreement to do or not to do something
(Law) Delivery of goods or personal property as security for a debt or obligation:
A solemn swearing to the truth of statements delivered orally and/or in written form. Making of false statements while under oath may result in prosecution for perjury. An affidavit is a written oath. See also affirmation.
A condition or situation in which something must be supplied in order for a certain condition to be maintained or a desired state to be achieved:
Something that is absolutely required or indispensable:
The contract and array of legal or ethical obligations surrounding a loan.
Something incumbent, as a duty or obligation
Something that assures a particular outcome or condition:
An implied promise that is incidental to a contract or deed.
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 duty, obligation, or responsibility.
The negation of freedom in voluntary action; the subjection of all phenomena, whether material or spiritual, to inevitable causation; necessitarianism.
Due is defined as something that is deserved or needs to be paid.
A rule, principle, or need that requires or compels certain action:
An assigned duty or task; a responsibility:
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