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co·sign

 (kō-sīn′)
tr.v. co·signed, co·sign·ing, co·signs
1. To sign (a document) jointly.
2. To endorse (another's signature), as for a loan.

co·sign′er n.

cosigner

(kəʊˈsaɪnə)
n
(Law) a cosignatory

co•sign•er

(ˈkoʊˌsaɪ nər, koʊˈsaɪ-)

n.
1. a cosignatory.
2. a joint signer of a negotiable instrument, esp. a promissory note.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cosigner - one of two or more signers of the same document (as a treaty or declaration)
signatory, signer - someone who signs and is bound by a document
2.cosigner - a signer in addition to the principal signer (to verify the authenticity of the principal signature or to provide surety)
signatory, signer - someone who signs and is bound by a document
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The essays familiarize readers with the issues and stakes that are addressed in the manifesto, which is presented in the end as an appendix with hundreds of co-signers.
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