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tr.v. no·ti·fied, no·ti·fy·ing, no·ti·fies
1. To give notice to; inform: notified the citizens of the curfew by posting signs.
2. Chiefly British To give notice of; make known.

[Middle English notifien, from Old French notifier, from Latin nōtificāre : nōtus, known, past participle of nōscere, to get to know; see gnō- in Indo-European roots + -ficāre, -fy.]

no′ti·fi′er n.
References in classic literature ?
Clayton did not believe that Black Michael had the slightest intention of notifying the British government of their whereabouts, nor was he any too sure but that some treachery was contemplated for the following day when they should be on shore with the sailors who would have to accompany them with their belongings.
Stryver (after notifying to his jackal that "he had thought better of that marrying matter") had carried his delicacy into Devonshire, and when the sight and scent of flowers in the City streets had some waifs of goodness in them for the worst, of health for the sickliest, and of youth for the oldest, Sydney's feet still trod those stones.
Then she went back to her hotel to write a letter home, notifying her mother of her plans.
Furthermore, steps have been taken by notifying alternate fuels like ethanol, biogas, electric hybrid etc, by amending the Central Motor Vehicle Rules.
The database allows searching by a few different variables: country, directive, body and notifying or designating authority.
We will be notifying your country's consular officials as soon as possible.
Medical officers of health are notifying GPs of the increase and urging parents and guardians to get their children immunised.
Since the California statute had run out, the questioner hoped to skip notifying the FTB, but he had qualms about that and posted a question about what to do.
Ensure uniform, statewide standards and practices for accepting, processing, and correcting voter registrations and notifying voters.
The tax matters partner (or tax matters person) performs an integral role as the official representative of the partnership (or limited liability company) vis-a-vis the IRS, receiving various notices of entity audit, notifying other partners and making elections (including choice of forum) on behalf of the entity.