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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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Uncertainty looms over salary delays at the University of Nairobi for close to 5,000 staff following the replacement of Prof Peter Mbithi as a financial signatory a day after the council rejected his bid for automatic reappointment as vice-chancellor for a second term.
Lorenzana pointed out that the Philippines was a signatory to the global nuclear nonproliferation treaty and that the Constitution expressly prohibits war as an instrument of national policy.
The Secretary of the Political and Foreign Affairs of the Equality and Justice Movement, signatory of the Doha Peace Document, Nahar Osman Nahar, noted in press statement, following the meeting of the movements signatories to the Doha Document for Darfur Peace with the president's assistant, Wednesday, that the meeting has deliberated over the best ways for bushing forward the peace process in the country and to benefit from the donors' support, he pointed out that the meeting has stressed on continuing meetings to implement the document's requirements.
The Secretary General of the UfM, Nasser Kamel, pointed out at the care that the UfM shows for the agreement and the aggrandizing of the economic and trade integration among the signatory countries.
Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner was not a signatory to the letter, but she said in a written statement that bail reform is "necessary" and should include making sure pretrial defendants "are not being penalized simply because they cannot pay" for supervision.
He said the university took the decision to ensure the university branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) properly regularised the signatory to its bank accounts.
"I am pleased that the CMA has become a signatory to the IAIS MMoU, which will definitely enrich, facilitate and improve our operations," Abdullah bin Salim Al Salmi, Executive President of the CMA, said.
It is the implementing agency (IA) or government agency, i.e., national government agency (NGA), government-owned and -controlled corporation (GOCC), government instrumentality (GI), government financial institution (GFI) and local government unit, not the signatory, who is the real party to PPP contracts.
has become a signatory to the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment.