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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
References in classic literature ?
We must get his name published in as many journals as possible as a signatory to the great petition; it will draw on others as your name drew him.
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Khartoum, June 29 (SUNA)- The leading figure of the peace agreement's signatory Justice and Equality Movement, Ahmed Adam Abdul-Majid, said that the Group of Jibril have training camps, prisons and detentions inside South Sudan State at which ugliest forms of torture and abuse of detainees and hostages are being executed especially at Khor Shamam camp.
Becoming a charter signatory is a key step forward to our work in this area.
Looking at the time elapsed from the signing date of the agreement and the ratification by the other signatory countries, I can say that women in other signatory countries are happier than women in Turkey.
A third area in which the law of arbitration has deviated from traditional contract law concerns the situation where parties that did not sign an arbitration agreement nonetheless can enforce it against a signatory to the agreement.
The agreement stated that each signatory is to apply its own local judicial system without interference of the other countries another, while recognising each's penal sentences.
The Indonesian Financial Services Authority this week became the 100th signatory to the IOSCO Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation and exchange of information.
Signatory Dr Simon Nadel said: "I feel very strongly about this vaccine.
The plaintiff owned 49% capital of the company and as per the contract he was to be appointed as the company's general manager and the authorised signatory for 10 years.
A signatory on the memo who preferred to stay anonymous, disclosed that they will hold a press conference after Eid Al-Adha holiday to clarify the issue and said that they would escalate the battle if the party decided to punish anyone, pointing to their firm and unified position.