written account


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Noun1.written account - a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events
charge sheet, day book, police blotter, rap sheet, blotter - the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police station
casebook - a book in which detailed written records of a case are kept and which are a source of information for subsequent work
chronology - a record of events in the order of their occurrence
dossier - a collection of papers containing detailed information about a particular person or subject (usually a person's record)
entry - an item inserted in a written record
log - a written record of events on a voyage (of a ship or plane)
log - a written record of messages sent or received; "they kept a log of all transmission by the radio station"; "an email log"
note - a brief written record; "he made a note of the appointment"
paper trail - the written evidence of someone's activities; "this paper trail consisted mainly of electronically stored information"
timecard - a card recording an employee's starting and quitting times each work day
time sheet - a record of the hours worked by employees
copy, transcript - a reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or school record)
register, registry - an official written record of names or events or transactions
minutes, transactions, proceedings - a written account of what transpired at a meeting
minute book - a book in which minutes have been written
statute book - a record of the whole body of legislation in a given jurisdiction
interlingual rendition, translation, version, rendering - a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language
worksheet - a piece of paper recording work planned or done on a project
record - anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events; "the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques"
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Their hunters and advanced troops held the first communications with the savage occupants, and the earliest written accounts we possess of these vast regions, are from the pens of their missionaries.
Proof Positive provides business customers written account reviews every 90 days, delivering three proofs, including: documented savings over comparable AT&T offerings, assurance that customers will always get MCI's best price, and suggested actions businesses can take to further reduce their bills.
Ferdinand faced the FA for two hours on Friday to give his side of the race row and will submit a written account on Monday.
They had been intrigued to know who had taken Murphy from their garden in Longlevens, Gloucs-and then returned him with an album of photographs of his travels and a written account of his seven months away.
This is a fair, balanced and well written account of one of the saddest events in the Pacific War.
Kaplan has arranged these letters by decade and she provides the reader with a carefully documented and clearly written account of Hurston's life during each decade as an introduction to each segment of letters.
Fualaau is on a book tour in Europe, promoting the written account of his ``love affair'' with a woman who took his innocence.
AT Mays spokesman Alan Ramsay yesterday said: "We admit we made a mistake and are now awaiting Jean's written account of the holiday.
THIS is no run-of-the-mill showbiz book; it is a beautifully written account of childhood days in rural Wales and the first steps of an acting career.
The researchers have decided to omit that candidate in a written account of their report.
Sal Lucido, president and co-founder of the Ventana Wilderness Sanctuary, said the first written account of condors being seen on the Central Coast is from 1602, when European explorers spotted the huge birds feeding on a whale carcass in Monterey Bay.
In this well written account the author shows that whether feared or admired, the Society has 'always been a cultural weather vane, a way to understand the intellectual trends and fashions of a certain time and place'.