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sig·na·to·ry

 (sĭg′nə-tôr′ē)
adj.
Bound by signed agreement: the signatory parties to a contract.
n. pl. sig·na·to·ries
1. One who has signed a contract or other legal document as a party.
2. A country that is a party to a treaty.

[Latin signātōrius, from signātus, past participle of signāre, to mark, from signum, sign; see sign.]

signatory

(ˈsɪɡnətərɪ; -trɪ)
n, pl -ries
(Law) a person who has signed a document such as a treaty or contract or an organization, state, etc, on whose behalf such a document has been signed
adj
(Law) having signed a document, treaty, etc
[C17: from Latin signātōrius concerning sealing, from signāre to seal, from signum a mark]

sig•na•to•ry

(ˈsɪg nəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

adj., n., pl. -ries. adj.
1. having signed, or joined in signing, a document: the signatory powers to a treaty.
n.
2. the signer, or one of the signers, of a document: The U.S. and British delegates were among the signatories.
[1860–65; < Latin signātōrius of, belonging to sealing, derivative of signā(re) to mark, seal]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.signatory - someone who signs and is bound by a document
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
cosignatory, cosigner - one of two or more signers of the same document (as a treaty or declaration)
cosigner - a signer in addition to the principal signer (to verify the authenticity of the principal signature or to provide surety)
abhorrer - a signer of a 1679 address to Charles II in which those who petitioned for the reconvening of parliament were condemned and abhorred
endorser, indorser - a person who transfers his ownership interest in something by signing a check or negotiable security
attestant, attestator, attestor, witness - (law) a person who attests to the genuineness of a document or signature by adding their own signature
Translations

signatory

[ˈsɪgnətərɪ]
A. ADJfirmante, signatario
the signatory powers to an agreementlas potencias firmantes or signatarias de un acuerdo
B. Nfirmante mf, signatario/a m/f

signatory

[ˈsɪgnətəri] nsignataire mf

signatory

adjSignatar-; the signatory countries of an agreementdie Signatarstaaten eines Abkommens
n (= person)Unterzeichner(in) m(f), → Signatar(in) m(f) (form); the signatories of or to the EC treatydie Signatarstaaten des EG-Vertrags

signatory

[ˈsɪgnətrɪ] nfirmatario/a
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