indorsement


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Noun1.indorsement - a promotional statement (as found on the dust jackets of books); "the author got all his friends to write blurbs for his book"
promotion, promotional material, publicity, packaging - a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution; "the packaging of new ideas"
2.indorsement - a speech seconding a motion; "do I hear a second?"
agreement - the verbal act of agreeing
3.indorsement - formal and explicit approval; "a Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement"
commendation, approval - a message expressing a favorable opinion; "words of approval seldom passed his lips"
O.K., okay, okeh, okey, OK - an endorsement; "they gave us the O.K. to go ahead"
visa - an endorsement made in a passport that allows the bearer to enter the country issuing it
nihil obstat - the phrase used by the official censor of the Roman Catholic Church to say that a publication has been examined and contains nothing offensive to the church
4.indorsement - a signature that validates something; "the cashier would not cash the check without an endorsement"
signature - your name written in your own handwriting
blank endorsement, endorsement in blank - an endorsement on commercial paper naming no payee and so payable to the bearer
5.indorsement - the act of endorsing; "a star athlete can make a lot of money from endorsements"
support - aiding the cause or policy or interests of; "the president no longer has the support of his own party"; "they developed a scheme of mutual support"
aegis, auspices, protection - kindly endorsement and guidance; "the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council"

indorsement

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References in classic literature ?
40,000 francs, payable at sight, on you, signed by Busoni, and returned by you to me, with your indorsement -- of course, I immediately counted him over the forty bank-notes.
The indorsement on the back of the note-paper, also referring to the question of time, is in the handwriting of the same witness--to whom I refer you, when it suits your convenience to question him.
The throat-rumble arose in the great room, and man nodded to man with indorsement and certitude.
Further, they processed the release of the PDAF to KACI on the sole basis of the indorsement letter and project design,' the Ombudsman said.
Accordingly, possession of the original promissory note with either a blank indorsement or special indorsement to the named plaintiff should be sufficient to establish plaintiff's standing to enforce the note.
Pullin JA held that a general indorsement was sufficiently wide to
and a Treatise on Bills of Exchange and Promissory Notes 298 (1810) ("All bills payable to a certain person, or order, or to the order of a certain person: or to a certain person, or bearer; or to the bearer generally: or where equivalent words are used: are transferable by indorsement, or delivering from hand to hand, ad infinitum', so as to vest the assignee with a right of action, on the instrument against the parties to it, in his own name.
Porter for the Commanding General 1st Indorsement, Headquarters AAF Central Flying Command, Randolph Field, Tex.
Are mortgage loans transferred by negotiation--meaning indorsement and physical delivery of the promissory note-or by sale contract, or by recordation in land records?
After examining the reason of the rule and a number of English cases addressing it, Chief Justice Marshall concluded that "[i]n point of reason, justice, and the nature of the undertaking, there is no case in which the indorser is better entitled to demand strict notice than in the case of an indorsement for accommodation.
Ideally a transferring mortgagee will make that intent plain by executing to the transferee both an assignment of the mortgage and an assignment, indorsement, or other appropriate transfer of the obligation.
Note Usually Names Original Lender as Payor - Questions of Proper Indorsement