notary public


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notary public

n. pl. notaries public Abbr. NP
A person legally empowered to witness and authenticate documents, administer oaths, take affidavits and depositions, and engage in other activities established by local law.

notary public

n, pl notaries public
(Law) a public official, usually a solicitor, who is legally authorized to administer oaths, attest and certify certain documents, etc

no′tary pub′lic



n., pl. notaries public.
a person authorized to take affidavits, authenticate contracts, etc.
[1490–1500]

notary public

A person who is legally authorized to administer oaths, take affidavits, and witness documents.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.notary public - someone legally empowered to witness signatures and certify a document's validity and to take depositionsnotary public - someone legally empowered to witness signatures and certify a document's validity and to take depositions
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
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Dubai: Notary public services will become available for customers at their doorstep thanks to 'Intikal', a new smart service that Dubai Courts Department [DCD] launched on Monday.
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JCP Solicitors chairman Steve Penny said: "Peter Cross is a long-established solicitor and Notary Public with a solid reputation and first class client base.
The system, which is linked to the Civil Status at the Royal Oman Police (ROP), aims at providing maximum security to official records issued by the Notary Public offices and to save time and effort at codification of the data of the visitors, including women without having to reveal their faces.
Fifty-four devices to read a fingerprint were put into operation as a first stage, which will be completed later by providing more than one device in each of the sixty Notary Public offices across the Sultanate, so that Notary Public has his own fingerprint device and electronic verification of the identity of all visitors willing to get official records.
transactional e-services such as Notary Public and e-payment.
The document issued by the notary public declares Duran to be the "owner of the Sun, a star of spectral type G2, located in the center of the solar system, located at an average distance from Earth of about 149,600,000 kilometers.
In an address read on his behalf at the opening of the 26th International Congress of Notaries, the minister underlined that the notary public is among the mechanisms that secure a healthy climate for investments in the fields of housing, services and trade transaction, adding that the Justice Ministry, as part of it reform process, has associated the notaries in a judicial framework organizing the profession.
all documents thus reducing the involvement of the notary public and easing the process of mortgage validation.
This time there is a new mechanism provided by the draft law, which will be carried out by another authority - notary public officers under theauspices of Ministry of Justice of KG.